A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Caluya in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.6675 East, latitude 11.9592 North, depth = 46.74 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/07/16 / 2016-07-24 04:22:22 / July 24, 2016 @ 4:22 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46.74 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:22:22 / 12:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us20006h6h. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20006h6h.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from San Jose (c. 118 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kalibo (poblacion) (c. 56 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Pandan (c. 34 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Mansalay (c. 23 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Romblon (c. 15 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Roxas (c. 14 300 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Bulalacao (c. 12 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Romblon, New Washington, Kalibo (poblacion).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one 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.
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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: 13 km ENE of Caluya, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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