A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Magsaysay in Philippines on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.63 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 125.077° East, 6.7125° North, depth 9.63 km. Event id: us70006tnw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006tnw. The temblor was reported at 23:02:02 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 15:02:02 / December 15, 2019 @ 3:02 pm.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tubod, Kibawe, Pigcawayan (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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