A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Bolitoc in Philippines on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 07:20:43 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/04/19 / 2019-04-26 23:20:43 / April 26, 2019 @ 11:20 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 119.3247° East, 15.576° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70003cty. Event ids that are associated: us70003cty. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alaminos, San Juan, Botolan. The epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Masinloc (c. 28 000 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Iba (c. 26 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 26 400 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Botolan (c. 23 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Amuñgan (c. 12 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Alaminos (c. 10 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Lucapon (c. 5 800 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 61 km WSW of Bolitoc, Philippines.
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