A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Carlagan in Philippines on Friday. Unique identifier: us70005fsh. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005fsh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 24.19 km, 122.1546° East, 14.9398° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/09/19 / 2019-09-13 09:18:21 / September 13, 2019 @ 9:18 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 24.19 km (15 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:18:21 / 5:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mabitac, Paete, Sampaloc (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 95 km (59 miles) from Mauban (c. 32 700 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Paete (c. 26 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Jose Pañganiban (c. 21 200 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Sampaloc (c. 20 200 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Pangil (c. 19 700 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Santa Elena (c. 14 600 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Mabitac (c. 12 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 12 km ESE of Carlagan, Philippines.
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