A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Paracelis in Philippines on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/04/19 / 2019-04-27 07:44:15 / April 27, 2019 @ 7:44 am. Id of earthquake: us70003hk6. Event ids that are associated: us70003hk6. Exact location of event, depth 37.23 km, 121.3596° East, 17.248° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.23 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:44:15 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Masaya Sur, Bayombong, Jones. Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Tuguegarao City (c. 115 100 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Santiago (c. 108 400 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Ilagan (c. 72 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Solana (c. 71 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Bayombong (c. 48 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Ramon (c. 36 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km W of Paracelis, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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