A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 203 km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines (126 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 581.8 km (362 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us10007ugt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007ugt. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/01/17 / 2017-01-04 19:30:14 / January 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:30:14 / 3:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.896 East, latitude 4.4845 North, depth = 581.8 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven 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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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: 203 km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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