A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 26 kilometers (16 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 54.17 km (34 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:35:13 / 11:35 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/05/17 / 2017-05-26 03:35:13 / May 26, 2017 @ 3:35 am. Unique identifier: us10008x3p. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008x3p. Exact location, longitude 126.2993° East, latitude 10.1009° North, depth = 54.17 km.
Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Event epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Cantilan (c. 9 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Claver (c. 5 900 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Bacuag (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Surigao, Cantilan, Placer (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 one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 26 km ENE of San Isidro, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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