A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 96 km ENE of San Isidro, Philippines (60 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:55:04 / 12:55 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100085qg. Id of event: us100085qg. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/02/17 / 2017-02-18 16:55:04 / February 18, 2017 @ 4:55 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.87 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 126.8732° East, latitude 10.3887° North, depth = 57.87 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 96 km ENE of San Isidro, Philippines.
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