A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Santa Rita Aplaya in Philippines on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008jl6. Unique identifier: us10008jl6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 14:46:57 / April 17, 2017 @ 2:46 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 121.0247° East, 13.7673° North, depth 113.77 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:46:57 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 113.77 km (71 miles).
Event epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 93 km (57 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sampaloc, Manila, Cagsiay. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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