A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 77 kilometers (48 miles) from Basco in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:56:47 / 7:56 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 161.26 km (100 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000deea. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000deea. Exact location of event, depth 161.26 km, 121.993° East, 21.1498° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/02/21 / 2021-02-28 19:56:47 / February 28, 2021 @ 7:56 pm.
Event epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Basco (c. 7 300 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Basco. Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 77 km N of Basco, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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