A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (66 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008ftg. Id of event: us10008ftg. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 134.46 km (84 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/04/17 / 2017-04-08 10:16:01 / April 8, 2017 @ 10:16 am UTC/GMT. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:16:01 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.4953 East, latitude 5.4528 North, depth = 134.46 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 106 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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