A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Kiblawan in Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 18:40:27 / 6:40 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 125.2504° East, 6.5965° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us70006tnj. Event ids that are associated: us70006tnj. Global time and date of event 15/12/19 / 2019-12-15 10:40:27 / December 15, 2019 @ 10:40 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Baliton, Tibanbang, Maganoy (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-nine, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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