A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Osias in Philippines on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000augv. Unique identifier: us2000augv. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:17:30 / 5:17 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 21:17:30 / September 23, 2017 @ 9:17 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.8087 East, latitude 7.5688 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tubod, Baracatan, Kauran (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 57 km (36 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Iligan City (c. 312 300 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Mantampay (c. 265 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 3 km SSW of Osias, Philippines.
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