A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from General Luna in Philippines on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, 126.268° East, 9.8581° North, depth 35 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/19 / 2019-02-09 22:23:51 / February 9, 2019 @ 10:23 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000jngk. Event ids that are associated: us2000jngk. 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 35 km (22 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:23:51 / 6:23 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 85 km (53 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Luna (c. 7 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Loreto, Tago, Mainit.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 14 km NE of General Luna, Philippines.
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