A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Bantogon in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.7057 East, latitude 6.6186 North, depth = 617.68 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 617.68 km (384 miles). Event id: us70005q5b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005q5b. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/10/19 / 2019-10-03 06:11:09 / October 3, 2019 @ 6:11 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:11:09 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pagaluñgan, Dalumangcob, Esperanza (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Pagaluñgan (c. 31 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Laguilayan (c. 17 800 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Maganoy (c. 17 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Dalican (c. 13 900 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Kalamansig (c. 12 800 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 one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 37 km WNW of Bantogon, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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