A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Adlay in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us70004nap. Event ids that are associated: us70004nap. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 24.17 km (15 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 125.7822 East, latitude 9.3106 North, depth = 24.17 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:39:12 / 1:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/07/19 / 2019-07-18 17:39:12 / July 18, 2019 @ 5:39 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Talacogon, Lunao, Medina (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km (30 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Mariano (c. 70 500 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 16 km SW of Adlay, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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