A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 60 kilometers (37 miles) from San Vicente in Philippines. The temblor was picked up at 13:11:25 / 1:11 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 05:11:25 / January 25, 2018 @ 5:11 am. Unique identifier: us2000cp6f. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cp6f. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 82.27 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 122.1573° East, latitude 19.0524° North, depth = 82.27 km.
Epicenter of the event was 95 km (59 miles) from Aparri (c. 33 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Gonzaga (c. 7 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Santa Ana (c. 6 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Aparri, Gonzaga, Santa Ana (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
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 ten 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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 N of San Vicente, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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