A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Bao in Philippines. Exact location, longitude 122.7107° East, latitude 13.6487° North, depth = 38.97 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20006eyj. Unique identifier: us20006eyj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:37:31 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/16 / 2016-07-10 11:37:31 / July 10, 2016 @ 11:37 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.97 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Naga (c. 174 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Iriga City (c. 94 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Daet (c. 78 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Polangui (c. 77 100 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Libon (c. 68 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Buhi (c. 30 100 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Atimonan (c. 29 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Atimonan, Polangui, Alabat. Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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