A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Baculin in Philippines on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 82.48 km, 126.8145° East, 7.5027° North. Global time and date of event 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 17:15:29 / March 7, 2018 @ 5:15 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 01:15:29 / 1:15 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 82.48 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000ddtf. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ddtf.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Nabunturan, Salvacion, Montevista. Epicenter of the earthquake was 90 km (56 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from San Mariano (c. 18 700 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Nabunturan (c. 16 700 pop).
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 twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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