A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:29:13 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/11/19 / 2019-11-28 06:29:13 / November 28, 2019 @ 6:29 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.46 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us60006pdq. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006pdq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.4455 East, latitude 10.1581 North, depth = 39.46 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Socorro, Dapa (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 43 km ENE of San Isidro, Philippines.
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