A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Tanlad in Philippines on Sunday. Global time and date of event 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 13:28:27 / September 20, 2020 @ 1:28 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 13:28:27 / 1:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 182.84 km (114 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 125.5585 East, latitude 6.6743 North, depth = 182.84 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bqi2. Event ids that are associated: us7000bqi2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Mariano, Pagalungan, Carmen (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 45 km (28 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop). Close 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 one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 14 km ENE of Tanlad, Philippines.
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