A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Magsaysay in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.1 km (12 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/19 / 2019-10-30 18:23:49 / October 30, 2019 @ 6:23 pm. Exact location, longitude 125.1659° East, latitude 6.7892° North, depth = 19.1 km. Id of earthquake: us7000619v. Event ids that are associated: us7000619v. The temblor was reported at 02:23:49 / 2:23 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 92 km (57 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Maco, Pigcawayan, Sapu Padidu (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 3 km NW of Magsaysay, Philippines.
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