A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 36 kilometers (22 miles) from General Luna in Philippines on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/04/19 / 2019-04-26 06:29:13 / April 26, 2019 @ 6:29 am UTC/GMT. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:29:13 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 126.4911° East, 9.7355° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003hix. Unique identifier: us70003hix. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Placer, Aras-asan, Bacuag. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Event epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Tago (c. 6 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Claver (c. 5 900 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 36 km E of General Luna, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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