A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Bunawan in Philippines on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 10:08:19 / March 28, 2017 @ 10:08 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:08:19 / 6:08 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.32 km (11 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008v8g. Unique identifier: us20008v8g. Exact location of event, depth 18.32 km, 125.9807° East, 8.1937° North.
Epicenter of the event was 97 km (60 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Malaybalay (c. 61 500 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Carmen, Butuan, Alejal. 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 thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km NNW of Bunawan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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