A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Sinawilan in Philippines on Wednesday. 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). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600064gd. Id of event: us600064gd. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/10/19 / 2019-10-29 16:37:32 / October 29, 2019 @ 4:37 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:37:32 / 12:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 125.2213° East, 6.7312° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bau, Kibawe, Buayan (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km SW of Sinawilan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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