A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Tamisan in Philippines on Sunday. Event id: us1000eml5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000eml5. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 72.1 km (45 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.259° East, 6.6905° North, depth 72.1 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 16:21:28 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/06/18 / 2018-06-10 08:21:28 / June 10, 2018 @ 8:21 am.
Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Carmen, Malalag, Corocotan (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 83 km (52 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Samal (c. 43 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-nine 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 react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km SSW of Tamisan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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