A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Aparri in Philippines. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/06/17 / 2017-06-25 15:59:35 / June 25, 2017 @ 3:59 pm. The temblor was reported at 23:59:35 / 11:59 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 147.42 km (92 miles). Exact location, longitude 121.6952° East, latitude 18.3813° North, depth = 147.42 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us100095k0. Unique identifier: us100095k0.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tuguegarao City, Solana, Atulayan (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Tuguegarao City (c. 115 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Solana (c. 71 500 pop), 6 km (4 miles) from Aparri (c. 33 200 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Magapit, Aguiguican (c. 13 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Nattapian (c. 11 900 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Magapit (c. 11 200 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 two and in the last 365 days eleven 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 6 km ENE of Aparri, Philippines.
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