A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Wao in Philippines. Exact location of event, longitude 124.6104 East, latitude 7.7248 North, depth = 378.13 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:32:09 / 7:32 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/18 / 2018-09-06 23:32:09 / September 6, 2018 @ 11:32 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 378.13 km (235 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000hglh. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hglh.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Initao, Tagoloan, Upi (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Cagayan de Oro (c. 445 100 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Iligan City (c. 312 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Mantampay (c. 265 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km NW of Wao, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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