A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Bayabas in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 68.89 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 14:07:06 / September 4, 2016 @ 2:07 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:07:06 / 10:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.4176 East, latitude 9.1277 North, depth = 68.89 km. Unique identifier: us10006kc3. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006kc3. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Butuan, Cabadbaran, Claver. Earthquake epicenter was 98 km (61 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from San Francisco (c. 18 500 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Lianga (c. 13 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km NE of Bayabas, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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