A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Banisilan in Philippines. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 21:30:52 / September 23, 2017 @ 9:30 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000augu. Event ids that are associated: us2000augu. The temblor was reported at 05:30:52 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 124.7724° East, 7.4717° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 47 km (29 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Valencia (c. 83 600 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cabanglasan, Mamungan, New Visayas (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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