A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Hernani in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 62.68 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 13/10/20 / 2020-10-13 06:49:05 / October 13, 2020 @ 6:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 125.6533° East, 11.3164° North, depth 62.68 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:49:05 / 6:49 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000c7yq. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c7yq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Catbalogan (c. 68 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Palo (c. 17 500 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Tanauan (c. 16 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Borongan (c. 16 500 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Abuyog (c. 15 600 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Burauen (c. 14 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Barugo, Catbalogan, Jaro.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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