A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Santiago in Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 73.85 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/21 / 2021-03-15 13:10:56 / March 15, 2021 @ 1:10 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000djhj. Event ids that are associated: us7000djhj. The temblor was detected at 13:10:56 / 1:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 73.85 km, 126.6527° East, 7.3105° North.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 94 km (59 miles) from Tagum (c. 233 300 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Monkayo (c. 51 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from New Corella (c. 20 600 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Corocotan, Sigaboy, Tibanbang.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km ENE of Santiago, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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