A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Lambayong in Philippines. Exact location of event, depth 2.78 km, 125.0546° East, 6.5943° North. Unique identifier: us7000akxs. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000akxs. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:51:46 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.78 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/07/20 / 2020-07-09 18:51:46 / July 9, 2020 @ 6:51 pm.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Baliton, Pagaluñgan, Budta (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light 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 one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 8 km N of Lambayong, Philippines.
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