A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Baculin in Philippines. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 66.3 km (41 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 126.793 East, latitude 7.3842 North, depth = 66.3 km. The temblor was reported at 18:20:41 / 6:20 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us700059l6. Unique identifier: us700059l6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/08/19 / 2019-08-29 10:20:41 / August 29, 2019 @ 10:20 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Salvacion, Batobato, Montevista. Epicenter of the event was 80 km (49 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from San Mariano (c. 18 700 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Nabunturan (c. 16 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Cabinuangan (c. 10 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
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 twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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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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: 24 km ESE of Baculin, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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