A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Barahan in Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 01:46:11 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 01:46:11 / June 19, 2020 @ 1:46 am. Exact location, longitude 120.7286° East, latitude 12.9645° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us7000ab9t. Event ids that are associated: us7000ab9t. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Pascual, Bulalacao, Calatagan (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San Jose (c. 118 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Calapan (c. 66 000 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Pinamalayan (c. 43 500 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from San Pascual (c. 39 400 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Sablayan (c. 38 400 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Bauan (c. 33 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. 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 fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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