A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Lambayong in Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 18:10:56 / 6:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 18:10:56 / May 26, 2020 @ 6:10 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 125.0985 East, latitude 6.599 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000a4iz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a4iz.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Malingao, Maitum, Midsayap (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km NE of Lambayong, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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