A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Cateel in Philippines on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude 126.5972° East, latitude 7.8891° North, depth = 106.01 km. The temblor was reported at 08:41:15 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hjsq. Id of event: us2000hjsq. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 106.01 km (66 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/09/18 / 2018-09-18 00:41:15 / September 18, 2018 @ 12:41 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Andop, New Corella, Barobo (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Bislig (c. 67 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from New Corella (c. 20 600 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from San Mariano (c. 18 700 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km NE of Cateel, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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