A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Ponot in Philippines. Exact location of event, depth 58.99 km, 122.743° East, 8.5524° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/05/18 / 2018-05-13 22:12:51 / May 13, 2018 @ 10:12 pm. The temblor was detected at 06:12:51 / 6:12 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us1000e4a3. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000e4a3. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 58.99 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Dipolog (c. 93 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Dapitan (c. 50 500 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Bayawan (c. 36 100 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Santa Catalina (c. 26 500 pop), 97 km (61 miles) from Molave (c. 21 100 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Ipil (c. 19 200 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Mahayag (c. 17 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Calamba, Bacong, Buug.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 32 km WNW of Ponot, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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