A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Kiblawan in Philippines on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 14:32:25 / 2:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 06:32:25 / December 15, 2019 @ 6:32 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us60006rpf. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006rpf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 125.2579° East, latitude 6.6274° North, depth = 10.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Libertad, Pangyan, Corocotan (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 2 km ENE of Kiblawan, Philippines.
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