A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Dapa in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, 125.9516° East, 9.7432° North, depth 60 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:45:34 / 3:45 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/11/20 / 2020-11-10 03:45:34 / November 10, 2020 @ 3:45 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cegz. Id of event: us7000cegz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60 km (37 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Event epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Magallanes, Tago, Cabadbaran.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km W of Dapa, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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