A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Kiblawan in Philippines. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 11:15:35 / December 15, 2019 @ 11:15 am. Unique identifier: us60006rrn. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006rrn. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 125.1798° East, 6.6057° North. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:15:35 / 7:15 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tubod, Malingao, Sigaboy.
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 fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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