A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Cantilan in Philippines. 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 59.58 km (37 miles). Event id: us600053mn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600053mn. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/08/19 / 2019-08-11 04:52:38 / August 11, 2019 @ 4:52 am. Exact location of event, depth 59.58 km, 126.0341° East, 9.3314° North. The temblor was reported at 12:52:38 / 12:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Nasipit, Barobo, San Francisco. Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 69 km (43 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km E of Cantilan, Philippines.
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