A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Aras-asan in Philippines on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us1000evkp. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000evkp. The temblor was detected at 18:06:44 / 6:06 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/06/18 / 2018-06-13 10:06:44 / June 13, 2018 @ 10:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 126.1997 East, latitude 8.8803 North, depth = 36.82 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.82 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Butuan (c. 309 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Libertad (c. 250 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Bayugan (c. 40 600 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Cabadbaran (c. 31 100 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Tandag (c. 29 000 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Bah-Bah (c. 28 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lingig, Alegria, Trento.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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