A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Mabahin in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, 126.323° East, 9.1864° North, depth 75.79 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:12:38 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75.79 km (47 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us600054sj. Unique identifier: us600054sj. Global time and date of event 13/08/19 / 2019-08-13 22:12:38 / August 13, 2019 @ 10:12 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mainit, Placer, Tungao (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from San Francisco (c. 18 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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. 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: 16 km E of Mabahin, Philippines.
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