A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Bolitoc in Philippines. Exact location of event, longitude 119.4221 East, latitude 15.6062 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000di4g. Id of event: us7000di4g. The temblor was picked up at 13:27:06 / 1:27 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 13:27:06 / March 11, 2021 @ 1:27 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 98 km (61 miles) from Lingayen (c. 56 600 pop), 102 km (64 miles) from Binmaley (c. 44 000 pop), 102 km (64 miles) from San Antonio (c. 34 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Agoo (c. 29 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Masinloc (c. 28 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Iba (c. 26 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Santa Cruz (c. 26 400 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Antonio, Mayantoc, Binmaley (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 50 km WSW of Bolitoc, Philippines.
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