A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 15 kilometers (9 miles) from General Luna in Philippines on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jnj0. Id of event: us2000jnj0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/19 / 2019-02-11 16:39:11 / February 11, 2019 @ 4:39 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 126.2863° East, 9.8502° North, depth 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:39:11 / 12:39 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Luna (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Loreto, Tago, Mainit (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days seventy-six 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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