A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Barcelona in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ex2v. Id of event: us1000ex2v. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 119.52 km (74 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/06/18 / 2018-06-21 03:25:16 / June 21, 2018 @ 3:25 am. The temblor was detected at 11:25:16 / 11:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.5258 East, latitude 8.2983 North, depth = 119.52 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Nabunturan, Andop, Bayugan. Epicenter of the earthquake was 25 km (15 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from San Francisco (c. 18 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
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. 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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 18 km NNE of Barcelona, Philippines.
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