A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Dagohoy in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.2942 East, latitude 9.8712 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 16:36:55 / 4:36 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100040vt. Event ids that are associated: us100040vt. 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). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/11/15 / 2015-11-24 08:36:55 / November 24, 2015 @ 8:36 am.
Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Cebu City (c. 798 600 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Lapu-Lapu City (c. 350 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Mandaue City (c. 331 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Toledo (c. 156 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Talisay (c. 133 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Tagbilaran City (c. 86 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Balamban, Sogod, Buanoy (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 three 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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