A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 100 km N of Itbayat, Philippines (62 miles). Event id: us70004nsi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004nsi. Global time and date of event 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 10:13:49 / July 19, 2019 @ 10:13 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 122.0248° East, 21.679° North, depth 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:13:49 / 6:13 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two and in the last 365 days twelve 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: 100 km N of Itbayat, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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