A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Tubalan in Philippines. Exact location of event, longitude 125.5939 East, latitude 6.5128 North, depth = 182.61 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 182.61 km (113 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70009lpq. Event ids that are associated: us70009lpq. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 13:56:45 / May 20, 2020 @ 1:56 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:56:45 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lopez Jaena, Cabayangan, Corocotan (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 62 km (39 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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