A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Dolo in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 29/10/19 / 2019-10-29 08:46:03 / October 29, 2019 @ 8:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 125.1788 East, latitude 6.7937 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us600064am. Unique identifier: us600064am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 16:46:03 / 4:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 101 km (62 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Dalumangcob, Maasin, San Jose. Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 2 km SW of Dolo, Philippines.
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