A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Borbon in Philippines. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 59.13 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us100062bz. Ids that are associated to the event: us100062bz. Exact location of earthquake, 125.8892° East, 8.4907° North, depth 59.13 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:37:41 / 1:37 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/16 / 2016-07-10 05:37:41 / July 10, 2016 @ 5:37 am.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Luis, Aglayan, Linabo (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Mariano (c. 70 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Malaybalay (c. 61 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 0 km NNW of Borbon, Philippines.
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