A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Dolores in Philippines. Unique identifier: us60008c4g. Ids that are associated to the event: us60008c4g. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:03:23 / 2:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.6941 East, latitude 11.9027 North, depth = 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/20 / 2020-03-08 18:03:23 / March 8, 2020 @ 6:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palapag, Balangiga, Giporlos (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Catbalogan (c. 68 100 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Borongan (c. 16 500 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Dolores (c. 9 300 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Gamay (c. 9 100 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Oras (c. 9 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Palapag (c. 8 300 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Llorente (c. 7 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km ESE of Dolores, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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