A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Prieto Diaz in Philippines. Event id: us70005ny8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005ny8. The epicenter was at a depth of 40.12 km (25 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:25:15 / 4:25 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 124.6456 East, latitude 13.1398 North, depth = 40.12 km. Global time and date of event 22/09/19 / 2019-09-22 08:25:15 / September 22, 2019 @ 8:25 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Sorsogon (c. 82 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Catarman (c. 47 400 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Irosin (c. 20 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Laoang (c. 16 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Virac (c. 15 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Gubat (c. 14 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alegria, Matnog, Palapag (min 5000 pop).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 50 km ENE of Prieto Diaz, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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