A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Columbio in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000645y. Id of event: us6000645y. Exact location of earthquake, 124.9719° East, 6.7182° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/19 / 2019-10-29 01:28:03 / October 29, 2019 @ 1:28 am. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:28:03 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Parang, Alejal, Bantogon.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days fourty-five, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 4 km ENE of Columbio, Philippines.
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