A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Dolo in Philippines on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 05:22:08 / 5:22 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us600064kh. Event ids that are associated: us600064kh. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.18 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/10/19 / 2019-10-29 21:22:08 / October 29, 2019 @ 9:22 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 125.1296 East, latitude 6.8232 North, depth = 15.18 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 102 km (63 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tagum, Sapu Padidu, San Jose. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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