A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, Mindanao, Philippines kilometers (0 miles) from Mindanao, Philippines. Exact location of event, longitude 126.72 East, latitude 7.6756 North, depth = 66.81 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:24:24 / 12:24 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000bjk1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bjk1. Global time and date of event 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 00:24:24 / August 24, 2020 @ 12:24 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.81 km (42 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was New Corella, Mati, Bunawan (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 97 km (61 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from New Corella (c. 20 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from San Mariano (c. 18 700 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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