A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from General Luna in Philippines. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003him. Unique identifier: us70003him. Exact location, longitude 126.2925° East, latitude 9.6287° North, depth = 56.62 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:46:15 / 12:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56.62 km (35 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/04/19 / 2019-04-27 04:46:15 / April 27, 2019 @ 4:46 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Surigao, Luna, Mainit (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 89 km (55 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Luna (c. 7 800 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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