A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Baguinge in Philippines. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:58:23 / 10:58 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bbyp. Id of event: us6000bbyp. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 22:58:23 / August 4, 2020 @ 10:58 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 121.0672° East, 16.7645° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tabuk, Carranglan, Tayug (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Baguio (c. 272 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Santiago (c. 108 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from San Fernando (c. 83 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Bayombong (c. 48 200 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from La Trinidad (c. 41 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ramon (c. 36 300 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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