A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 104 km N of San Vicente, Philippines (65 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 122.2521 East, latitude 19.4466 North, depth = 32.64 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:14:26 / 9:14 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10004r2a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004r2a. Global time and date of event 17/02/16 / 2016-02-17 01:14:26 / February 17, 2016 @ 1:14 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.64 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each 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 two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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: 104 km N of San Vicente, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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