A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Luzon, Philippines kilometers (0 miles) from Luzon, Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 09:18:51 / 9:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 120.331° East, 17.4256° North, depth 61.01 km. 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 61.01 km (38 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 09:18:51 / June 25, 2017 @ 9:18 am. Id of earthquake: us100095jd. Event ids that are associated: us100095jd.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 90 km (56 miles) from Laoag (c. 102 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from San Fernando (c. 83 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Batac City (c. 53 500 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Vigan (c. 48 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Tagudin (c. 35 800 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from San Nicolas (c. 34 200 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Laoag, San Fernando, Kibungan (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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: Luzon, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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