A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Masaguisi in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:08:21 / 2:08 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000a9vd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a9vd. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/06/20 / 2020-06-04 02:08:21 / June 4, 2020 @ 2:08 am. Exact location of event, longitude 121.2725 East, latitude 12.7929 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 54 km (33 miles) from San Jose (c. 118 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Calapan (c. 66 000 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Pinamalayan (c. 43 500 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Sablayan (c. 38 400 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Mamburao (c. 23 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Mansalay (c. 23 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Roxas (c. 14 300 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Boac, Tayaman, Odiongan (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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