A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Guihing Proper in Philippines on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007l8m. Unique identifier: us60007l8m. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/01/20 / 2020-01-31 11:18:49 / January 31, 2020 @ 11:18 am. Exact location of earthquake, 125.4161° East, 6.68° North, depth 37.95 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.95 km (24 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:18:49 / 7:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Santo Niño, Baliton, Sampao (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 7 km E of Guihing Proper, Philippines.
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