A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Santiago in Philippines on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 61.9 km (38 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000k8mb. Event ids that are associated: us2000k8mb. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 05:07:38 / March 24, 2019 @ 5:07 am. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:07:38 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 126.9331° East, 7.1857° North, depth 61.9 km.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Baganga (c. 10 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Taytayan (c. 6 900 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Cateel (c. 6 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from San Ignacio (c. 6 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Kinablangan (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cateel, Mati, Taytayan (min 5000 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 one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 41 km ESE of Santiago, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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