A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Dicabisagan in Philippines on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 21:37:52 / 9:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007vcn. Id of event: us10007vcn. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/01/17 / 2017-01-08 13:37:52 / January 8, 2017 @ 1:37 pm. Exact location of event, depth 37.6 km, 122.8495° East, 17.0901° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.6 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Mariano (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from San Mariano (c. 12 400 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 46 km E of Dicabisagan, Philippines.
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