A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Aras-asan in Philippines. Event id: us70003i7p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003i7p. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 49.41 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 08/05/19 / 2019-05-08 05:34:34 / May 8, 2019 @ 5:34 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 13:34:34 / 1:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.5438 East, latitude 8.8532 North, depth = 49.41 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Taligaman, Bunawan, San Luis (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from San Francisco (c. 18 500 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Talacogon (c. 15 600 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Bunawan (c. 15 500 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 eight, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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