A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Dicabisagan in Philippines on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 17.9 km (11 miles). Global time and date of event 28/03/20 / 2020-03-28 07:22:59 / March 28, 2020 @ 7:22 am UTC/GMT. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:22:59 / 3:22 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70008km5. Unique identifier: us70008km5. Exact location, longitude 122.3181° East, latitude 17.5234° North, depth = 17.9 km.
Event epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Tuguegarao City (c. 115 100 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Ilagan (c. 72 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Solana (c. 71 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Tabuk (c. 27 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Cabagan (c. 25 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Roxas (c. 16 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Magapit, Aguiguican, Piat, San Manuel (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 five 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.
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