A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Nangan in Philippines on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 83.51 km (52 miles). Global time and date of event 03/06/17 / 2017-06-03 18:51:50 / June 3, 2017 @ 6:51 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.2992 East, latitude 6.5014 North, depth = 83.51 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 02:51:50 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009kir. Unique identifier: us20009kir.
Epicenter of the event was 99 km (61 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Samal (c. 43 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Santa Maria (c. 16 800 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Davao, Caburan, Santa Maria (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km E of Nangan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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