A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Mindanao, Philippines kilometers (0 miles) from Mindanao, Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:20:31 / 3:20 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us200031bj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us200031bj. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/15 / 2015-07-10 03:20:31 / July 10, 2015 @ 3:20 am. Exact location of event, longitude 126.0781 East, latitude 9.1399 North, depth = 96.87 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 96.87 km (60 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Luna, Hinatuan, Nasipit. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 62 km (39 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-nine 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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