A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Bohol, Philippines kilometers (0 miles) from Bohol, Philippines. Event id: us70006nrk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006nrk. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.1699 East, latitude 9.3799 North, depth = 528.08 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 528.08 km (328 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/12/19 / 2019-12-13 13:34:12 / December 13, 2019 @ 1:34 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:34:12 / 1:34 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lagonglong, Sibonga, Moog. Epicenter of the event was 46 km (29 miles) from Tagbilaran City (c. 86 400 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Danao (c. 17 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Sibonga (c. 12 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Tibigan (c. 11 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Talibon (c. 11 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Siquijor (c. 10 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 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 one and in the last 365 days four 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: Bohol, Philippines.
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