A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Rosario in Philippines. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/19 / 2019-10-21 23:49:24 / October 21, 2019 @ 11:49 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 132.57 km (82 miles). Exact location of event, depth 132.57 km, 126.1088° East, 8.3387° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000617k. Event ids that are associated: us7000617k. The temblor was detected at 07:49:24 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Libertad, San Mariano, Butuan (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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