A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Tamisan in Philippines on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 114 km (71 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000jevh. Event ids that are associated: us2000jevh. Exact location, longitude 126.4309° East, latitude 6.5854° North, depth = 114 km. The temblor was picked up at 04:56:31 / 4:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/19 / 2019-01-26 20:56:31 / January 26, 2019 @ 8:56 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Malita, Talagutong, Magnaga (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Batobato (c. 9 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Talagutong (c. 8 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 five, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 32 km SSE of Tamisan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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