A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Maydolong in Philippines on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 07:12:48 / 7:12 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/20 / 2020-04-28 23:12:48 / April 28, 2020 @ 11:12 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us700099ze. Unique identifier: us700099ze. Exact location, longitude 125.5817° East, latitude 11.5843° North, depth = 75.44 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75.44 km (47 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Catbalogan (c. 68 100 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Palo (c. 17 500 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Tanauan (c. 16 600 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Borongan (c. 16 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gamay, Dulag, Alangalang. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km NE of Maydolong, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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