A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Bagontapay in Philippines. Exact location, longitude 125.0041° East, latitude 6.8581° North, depth = 10 km. 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: us60006470. Id of event: us60006470. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/19 / 2019-10-29 02:42:39 / October 29, 2019 @ 2:42 am. The 5.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:42:39 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 73 km (45 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 110 km (69 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Glan, Valencia, Bantogon (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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