A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Ponong in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/09/19 / 2019-09-04 21:14:42 / September 4, 2019 @ 9:14 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 122.5999° East, 11.0892° North, depth 10 km. Event id: us70005euq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005euq. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:14:42 / 5:14 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bugang, Lopez Jaena, Minapasoc. Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 61 km (38 miles) from Bacolod City (c. 454 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Mansilingan (c. 454 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Iloilo (c. 387 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Bago City (c. 150 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Cadiz (c. 129 100 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Roxas City (c. 102 700 pop).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 2 km WNW of Ponong, Philippines.
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