A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Osias in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, 124.7848° East, 7.5579° North, depth 36.2 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/17 / 2017-05-25 16:59:12 / May 25, 2017 @ 4:59 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.2 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 00:59:12 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008vcu. Event ids that are associated: us10008vcu.
Event epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Iligan City (c. 312 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Mantampay (c. 265 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Valencia (c. 83 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Libertad, Bansalan, Linamon.
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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 5 km SW of Osias, Philippines.
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