A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Tabonoc in Philippines on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us2000hcw0. Event ids that are associated: us2000hcw0. Global time and date of event 03/09/18 / 2018-09-03 22:25:04 / September 3, 2018 @ 10:25 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.8204 East, latitude 10.3441 North, depth = 35 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:25:04 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Consolacion, Jaro, Palo (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Ormoc (c. 191 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Danao (c. 70 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Liloan (c. 49 200 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Consolacion (c. 48 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Cogan (c. 21 900 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Compostela (c. 18 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 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 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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