A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Magdalena in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.0725 East, latitude 10.2666 North, depth = 28.41 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a11t. Id of event: us2000a11t. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28.41 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 19:51:48 / July 25, 2017 @ 7:51 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:51:48 / 3:51 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was La Granja, Santol, Biao. Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Iloilo (c. 387 700 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Bago City (c. 150 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Kabankalan (c. 136 500 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from La Carlota (c. 41 200 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Hinigaran (c. 39 600 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Binalbagan (c. 38 600 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Pulupandan (c. 27 400 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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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: 20 km SSE of Magdalena, Philippines.
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