A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Sulangan in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.69 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 12/06/16 / 2016-06-12 23:07:39 / June 12, 2016 @ 11:07 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:07:39 / 7:07 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000653c. Id of event: us2000653c. Exact location, longitude 125.8756° East, latitude 11.0366° North, depth = 35.69 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 98 km (61 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 97 km (61 miles) from Palo (c. 17 500 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Tanauan (c. 16 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Borongan (c. 16 500 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Dulag (c. 10 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Llorente (c. 7 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Panalanoy, Palo, Tanauan.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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