A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Lambayong in Philippines on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.73 km (7 miles). Event id: us60006rq8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006rq8. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 08:51:08 / December 15, 2019 @ 8:51 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.133 East, latitude 6.5407 North, depth = 11.73 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:51:08 / 4:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Midsayap, Glad, Pangyan (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Bañga (c. 58 900 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km ENE of Lambayong, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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