A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 81 km NW of Itbayat, Philippines (50 miles). Event id: us70009l0i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009l0i. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 17:53:07 / May 19, 2020 @ 5:53 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:53:07 / 1:53 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 25.18 km (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.2098 East, latitude 21.2199 North, depth = 25.18 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 81 km NW of Itbayat, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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