A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 61 kilometers (38 miles) from Namuac in Philippines on Friday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:15:46 / 6:15 am (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 18/07/19 / 2019-07-18 22:15:46 / July 18, 2019 @ 10:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 33.88 km, 121.3621° East, 19.1308° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.88 km (21 miles). Id of earthquake: us60004vwf. Event ids that are associated: us60004vwf.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aparri, Ballesteros, Cabaritan East. Epicenter of the event was 91 km (57 miles) from Aparri (c. 33 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Claveria (c. 10 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Cabaritan East (c. 9 300 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Ballesteros (c. 5 600 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km NNE of Namuac, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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