A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Mangili in Philippines. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/11/17 / 2017-11-20 20:16:50 / November 20, 2017 @ 8:16 pm. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:16:50 / 4:16 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us2000bs05. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bs05. The epicenter was at a depth of 89.49 km (56 miles). Exact location of event, depth 89.49 km, 126.0501° East, 5.889° North.
Earthquake epicenter was 100 km (62 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 16 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Conel, Malandag, General Santos.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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