A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Manay in Philippines on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000h723. Unique identifier: us1000h723. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 134.79 km (84 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/09/18 / 2018-09-28 06:16:04 / September 28, 2018 @ 6:16 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 134.79 km, 126.9185° East, 6.9211° North. The temblor was picked up at 14:16:04 / 2:16 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 78 km (48 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Baganga (c. 10 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Batobato (c. 9 700 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from San Ignacio (c. 6 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Batobato, Baganga, Mati (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-three 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 52 km SE of Manay, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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