A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Baculin in Philippines. The epicenter was at a depth of 48.46 km (30 miles). Event id: us1000chkc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000chkc. Global time and date of event 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 20:04:26 / January 25, 2018 @ 8:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 48.46 km, 126.7722° East, 7.3686° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:04:26 / 4:04 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Montevista, Monkayo, Nabunturan (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from San Mariano (c. 18 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Nabunturan (c. 16 700 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 22 km ESE of Baculin, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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