A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Parang in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us70004r44. Event ids that are associated: us70004r44. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.9333 East, latitude 9.2687 North, depth = 54.8 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:38:31 / 5:38 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 23/07/19 / 2019-07-23 09:38:31 / July 23, 2019 @ 9:38 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.8 km (34 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tagbina, Talacogon, San Luis (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 1 km SW of Parang, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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