A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Cabay in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us6000b8se. Event ids that are associated: us6000b8se. Exact location, longitude 125.3854° East, latitude 11.3468° North, depth = 57.86 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 57.86 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:34:25 / 6:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 18:34:25 / July 28, 2020 @ 6:34 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ormoc, Kananya, Caibiran (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Ormoc (c. 191 200 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Catbalogan (c. 68 100 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Palo (c. 17 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Carigara (c. 17 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Tanauan (c. 16 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 16 km SW of Cabay, Philippines.
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