A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Caburan in Philippines. Exact location of event, depth 118.87 km, 125.8851° East, 5.8261° North. Event id: us6000b5xn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b5xn. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:20:40 / 4:20 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 118.87 km (74 miles). Global time and date of event 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 16:20:40 / July 22, 2020 @ 4:20 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Malandag, Conel, General Santos (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 28 km ESE of Caburan, Philippines.
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