A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Santiago in Philippines on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, 127.0761° East, 7.0608° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was detected at 08:20:54 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 00:20:54 / November 22, 2017 @ 12:20 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000bjfx. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000bjfx.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 96 km (59 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Baganga (c. 10 100 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Taytayan (c. 6 900 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from San Ignacio (c. 6 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Kinablangan (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Taytayan, Mati, Kinablangan.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-six 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.
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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: 60 km ESE of Santiago, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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