A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 108 km ESE of Caburan, Philippines (67 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:59:17 / 3:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 87.7 km (54 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.4824 East, latitude 5.4205 North, depth = 87.7 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004zzv. Unique identifier: us20004zzv. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 19:59:17 / February 13, 2016 @ 7:59 pm.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-two 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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