A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Sulangan in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, 126.2425° East, 10.6722° North, depth 35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/09/18 / 2018-09-10 02:43:06 / September 10, 2018 @ 2:43 am. The temblor was detected at 10:43:06 / 10:43 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000hbp5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hbp5.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Loreto, Guiuan (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Loreto (c. 5 400 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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