A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Kinablangan in Philippines. Unique identifier: us1000jjsx. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jjsx. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). 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: 12/03/19 / 2019-03-12 15:53:34 / March 12, 2019 @ 3:53 pm. Exact location, longitude 127.0806° East, latitude 7.6981° North, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 23:53:34 / 11:53 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Ignacio, Lingig, Manay (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Baganga (c. 10 100 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Taytayan (c. 6 900 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Cateel (c. 6 600 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Lingig (c. 6 400 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from San Ignacio (c. 6 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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