A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 99 kilometers (62 miles) from Basco in Philippines on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 22:54:20 / 10:54 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 48.93 km (30 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 31/01/21 / 2021-01-31 22:54:20 / January 31, 2021 @ 10:54 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 121.3484° East, 19.7706° North, depth 48.93 km. Event id: us6000dev5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dev5.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Basco. Earthquake epicenter was 99 km (62 miles) from Basco (c. 7 300 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four 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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