A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Palimbang in Philippines on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.8273 East, latitude 5.9897 North, depth = 539.45 km. Id of earthquake: us7000bnyq. Event ids that are associated: us7000bnyq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/20 / 2020-09-11 04:25:44 / September 11, 2020 @ 4:25 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:25:44 / 4:25 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 539.45 km (335 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kiamba, Puloypuloy, Maitum (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Kalamansig (c. 12 800 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Kiamba (c. 11 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Maitum (c. 8 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Bantogon (c. 5 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Puloypuloy (c. 5 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventeen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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