A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 39 kilometers (24 miles) from General Luna in Philippines on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 126.5218° East, latitude 9.7873° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003x7l. Unique identifier: us70003x7l. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 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). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/06/19 / 2019-06-08 13:23:35 / June 8, 2019 @ 1:23 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:23:35 / 9:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Tago (c. 6 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Claver (c. 5 900 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Bacuag (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bacuag, Tago, Claver.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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