A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Llorente in Philippines on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000c8te. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c8te. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:26:11 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/10/20 / 2020-10-13 07:26:11 / October 13, 2020 @ 7:26 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 125.7606° East, latitude 11.5494° North, depth = 35 km.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Panalanoy, Arteche, Basey (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 89 km (55 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Borongan (c. 16 500 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Dolores (c. 9 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Oras (c. 9 000 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Llorente (c. 7 900 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 27 km ENE of Llorente, Philippines.
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