A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 44 kilometers (27 miles) from General Luna in Philippines on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70003fn4. Unique identifier: us70003fn4. The epicenter was at a depth of 113.58 km (71 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/05/19 / 2019-05-02 11:34:12 / May 2, 2019 @ 11:34 am UTC/GMT. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:34:12 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 126.5471° East, latitude 9.6568° North, depth = 113.58 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Claver, Aras-asan, Tago (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Tago (c. 6 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Claver (c. 5 900 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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