A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Sulangan in Philippines on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/19 / 2019-11-11 18:47:30 / November 11, 2019 @ 6:47 pm. Id of earthquake: us700069y8. Event ids that are associated: us700069y8. Exact location of event, depth 98.49 km, 126.0164° East, 10.7223° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 98.49 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 02:47:30 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Llorente, Balangiga, Giporlos (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Llorente (c. 7 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Balangiga (c. 5 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Loreto (c. 5 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Giporlos (c. 5 300 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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