A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 101 km NW of Buluang, Philippines (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 15/06/17 / 2017-06-15 19:16:48 / June 15, 2017 @ 7:16 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:16:48 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.29 km (21 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009mtk. Event ids that are associated: us20009mtk. Exact location of event, depth 34.29 km, 119.1529° East, 12.8078° North.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 101 km NW of Buluang, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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