A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Talisay in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 121.32 km (75 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d32k. Id of event: us6000d32k. 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: 26/12/20 / 2020-12-26 00:08:25 / December 26, 2020 @ 12:08 am. The temblor was picked up at 00:08:25 / 12:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 121.32 km, 126.2157° East, 6.7048° North.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tubod, Alejal, Sulop (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Samal (c. 43 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km E of Talisay, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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