A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Osias in Philippines on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 21:18:14 / September 23, 2017 @ 9:18 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000atpp. Unique identifier: us2000atpp. 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 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:18:14 / 5:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 124.8199° East, 7.5946° North, depth 10 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cabayangan, Calabugao, Santa Ana. Epicenter of the event was 60 km (37 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 101 km (62 miles) from Cagayan de Oro (c. 445 100 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Iligan City (c. 312 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Mantampay (c. 265 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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