A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Simbahan in Philippines. Exact location of event, depth 50.69 km, 120.8831° East, 6.8081° North. Id of earthquake: us10006mpr. Event ids that are associated: us10006mpr. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/16 / 2016-09-07 15:44:51 / September 7, 2016 @ 3:44 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 50.69 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:44:51 / 11:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kajatian, Anuling, Jolo. Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Jolo (c. 101 000 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Anuling (c. 10 000 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Kajatian (c. 5 400 pop).
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. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 64 km NNE of Simbahan, Philippines.
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