A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Balangonan in Philippines on Sunday. Exact location, longitude 124.9817° East, latitude 5.3839° North, depth = 60.72 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 60.72 km (38 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/04/17 / 2017-04-29 17:47:41 / April 29, 2017 @ 5:47 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:47:41 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter). 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: us10008pnp. Unique identifier: us10008pnp.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Katangawan, Maitum, Silway 7. The epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Buayan (c. 14 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Lun Pequeño (c. 11 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km WSW of Balangonan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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