A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Goma in Philippines. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 18.79 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 07:18:13 / December 15, 2019 @ 7:18 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us60006rpy. Event ids that are associated: us60006rpy. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 125.339 East, latitude 6.7943 North, depth = 18.79 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:18:13 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 43 km (27 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 104 km (64 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 5 km (3 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Salawagan, Malingao, Buayan (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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