A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Mindanao, Philippines kilometers (0 miles) from Mindanao, Philippines. The temblor was detected at 04:10:29 / 4:10 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/18 / 2018-02-25 04:10:29 / February 25, 2018 @ 4:10 am. Id of earthquake: us2000dcwc. Event ids that are associated: us2000dcwc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 87.96 km, 125.6319° East, 5.4782° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 87.96 km (55 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Katangawan, Talagutong, General Santos. Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Buayan (c. 14 600 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Caburan (c. 12 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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