A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Ilioilio in Philippines. 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 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/02/21 / 2021-02-25 02:55:34 / February 25, 2021 @ 2:55 am. Id of earthquake: us7000ddh3. Event ids that are associated: us7000ddh3. The temblor was detected at 02:55:34 / 2:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 119.581 East, latitude 15.9734 North, depth = 35 km.
Close 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 Sison, Alcala, Subusub. Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Mangaldan (c. 88 800 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Manaoag (c. 59 100 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Lingayen (c. 56 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Binmaley (c. 44 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Camiling (c. 39 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Aringay (c. 29 800 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Agoo (c. 29 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 19 km W of Ilioilio, Philippines.
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