A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Sipalay in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 21:17:11 / 9:17 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us100086sr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100086sr. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.94 km (30 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/17 / 2017-02-24 13:17:11 / February 24, 2017 @ 1:17 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 121.9622° East, 9.6157° North, depth 48.94 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Sipalay (c. 24 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Asia (c. 23 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Guiljungan (c. 14 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Tuyom (c. 11 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Inayauan (c. 10 000 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Dancalan (c. 9 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dancalan, Guiljungan, Tabu (min 5000 pop).
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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 50 km WSW of Sipalay, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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