A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Maslog in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bnvg. Id of event: us2000bnvg. Exact location of earthquake, 123.8136° East, 13.1039° North, depth 54.84 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:36:04 / 11:36 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 15:36:04 / November 5, 2017 @ 3:36 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.84 km (34 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 9 km (6 miles) from Legaspi (c. 179 500 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Naga (c. 174 900 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Iriga City (c. 94 800 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Sorsogon (c. 82 700 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Polangui (c. 77 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Libon (c. 68 800 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Tabaco (c. 57 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Caranan, Alegria, Tinambac. 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km E of Maslog, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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