A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 193.14 km, 125.4813° East, 5.0533° North. The temblor was picked up at 15:12:20 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/07/17 / 2017-07-13 07:12:20 / July 13, 2017 @ 7:12 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 193.14 km (120 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009y02. Unique identifier: us20009y02.
The epicenter was 91 km (57 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Sarangani (c. 7 500 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Baliton (c. 5 800 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Pangyan (c. 5 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Glan, Baliton, Pangyan (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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