A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 171 km S of Tabiauan, Philippines (106 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/01/17 / 2017-01-14 05:53:14 / January 14, 2017 @ 5:53 am. Exact location of earthquake, 122.0853° East, 4.4846° North, depth 638.46 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 638.46 km (397 miles). Unique identifier: us10007w77. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007w77. The temblor was picked up at 13:53:14 / 1:53 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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