A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Lanuza 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 126.0698 East, latitude 9.1757 North, depth = 65.79 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/19 / 2019-03-25 14:57:57 / March 25, 2019 @ 2:57 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:57:57 / 10:57 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000k96l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000k96l. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 65.79 km (41 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hinatuan, Surigao, Luna (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 6 km S of Lanuza, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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