A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Kinablangan in Philippines. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003bvs. Unique identifier: us70003bvs. Exact location of earthquake, 126.5561° East, 7.7198° North, depth 73.66 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 73.66 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/04/19 / 2019-04-25 11:02:08 / April 25, 2019 @ 11:02 am UTC/GMT. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:02:08 / 7:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 88 km (55 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from New Corella (c. 20 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gupitan, Sampao, Cabayangan (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 2 km NNE of Kinablangan, Philippines.
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