A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Padong in Philippines on Friday. Id of earthquake: us1000h71u. Event ids that are associated: us1000h71u. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/09/18 / 2018-09-28 00:03:12 / September 28, 2018 @ 12:03 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 58.29 km (36 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:03:12 / 8:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 120.9448° East, latitude 17.9647° North, depth = 58.29 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Tuguegarao City (c. 115 100 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Laoag (c. 102 100 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Solana (c. 71 500 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Batac City (c. 53 500 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Vigan (c. 48 500 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from San Nicolas (c. 34 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tuguegarao City, Enrile, Liwan. Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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