A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Pondaguitan in Philippines. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/10/20 / 2020-10-03 03:25:12 / October 3, 2020 @ 3:25 am. Unique identifier: us6000c53b. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c53b. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 128.48 km (80 miles). Exact location, longitude 126.1339° East, latitude 6.1509° North, depth = 128.48 km. The temblor was reported at 03:25:12 / 3:25 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 90 km (56 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 16 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Padada, Katangawan, Sulop. 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 23 km SSW of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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