A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Kalbay in Philippines on Thursday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/18 / 2018-06-07 02:09:04 / June 7, 2018 @ 2:09 am UTC/GMT. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:09:04 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000ek7m. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000ek7m. Exact location of earthquake, 125.6078° East, 5.7658° North, depth 202.25 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 202.25 km (126 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 62 km (38 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cebuano, Sulop, Tupi (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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