A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Mangili in Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 12:28:06 / 12:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 125.9539° East, latitude 5.9354° North, depth = 166.71 km. Global time and date of event 17/01/20 / 2020-01-17 04:28:06 / January 17, 2020 @ 4:28 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 166.71 km (104 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us700071h7. Unique identifier: us700071h7.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Silway 7, Malalag, Conel (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 16 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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