A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Tandag in Philippines. Exact location of event, depth 55.34 km, 126.2063° East, 9.0505° North. The temblor was reported at 01:30:08 / 1:30 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 55.34 km (34 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000bcnu. Event ids that are associated: us6000bcnu. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/08/20 / 2020-08-05 01:30:08 / August 5, 2020 @ 1:30 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 74 km (46 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 3 km (2 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Placer, Bislig, Mainit. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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