A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Kiblawan in Philippines. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:59:43 / 7:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 125.1863° East, latitude 6.6497° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/19 / 2019-10-20 11:59:43 / October 20, 2019 @ 11:59 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005wbd. Id of event: us70005wbd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pangyan, Corocotan, La Libertad (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 103 km (64 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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