A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Manay in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us1000cff4. Event ids that are associated: us1000cff4. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:28:58 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 74.63 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.6149 East, latitude 7.1909 North, depth = 74.63 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/02/18 / 2018-02-03 18:28:58 / February 3, 2018 @ 6:28 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was New Corella, Lingig, Corocotan. Event epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from New Corella (c. 20 600 pop), 9 km (5 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop). 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 eight and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 8 km ESE of Manay, Philippines.
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