A earthquake magnitude 6.9 (ml/mb) strikes 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Ignit in Philippines on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 06:11:57 / December 15, 2019 @ 6:11 am. A tsunami warning has been issued near Ignit in Philippines (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00q2jijx, pt19349050. Id of event: at00q2jijx. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 53 km (33 miles). Exact location, longitude 125.3° East, latitude 6.7° North, depth = 53 km. The 6.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:11:57 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 110 km (69 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 130 km (81 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bugasan, Bantogon, Kalilangan (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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