A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 89 kilometers (55 miles) from Katubao in Philippines on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 23:47:20 / 11:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70006ega. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006ega. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 64.55 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/19 / 2019-11-22 15:47:20 / November 22, 2019 @ 3:47 pm. Exact location of event, depth 64.55 km, 124.4711° East, 5.1671° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kiamba. Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Kiamba (c. 11 000 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km SSW of Katubao, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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