A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 68 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (42 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.6123° East, 5.9155° North, depth 83.57 km. The temblor was detected at 23:14:33 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 83.57 km (52 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us10006nzi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006nzi. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/16 / 2016-09-06 15:14:33 / September 6, 2016 @ 3:14 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-two 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 68 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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