A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Aras-asan in Philippines. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/09/19 / 2019-09-21 05:57:04 / September 21, 2019 @ 5:57 am. Exact location of event, longitude 126.5893 East, latitude 8.911 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 13:57:04 / 1:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005lpf. Id of event: us60005lpf.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from San Francisco (c. 18 500 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Lianga (c. 13 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Tagbina (c. 10 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lingig, Bayugan, Bislig (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 31 km E of Aras-asan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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