A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from General Luna in Philippines. Exact location of event, longitude 126.4681 East, latitude 9.6617 North, depth = 142.88 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 142.88 km (89 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600040py. Id of event: us600040py. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/06/19 / 2019-06-08 16:31:43 / June 8, 2019 @ 4:31 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:31:43 / 12:31 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Tago (c. 6 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Placer, Bacuag, Aras-asan (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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 ESE of General Luna, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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