A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 137 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (85 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 58.1 km (36 miles). The 5.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:38:53 / 6:38 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008g7h. Unique identifier: us10008g7h. Exact location of event, longitude 127.2331 East, latitude 5.7127 North, depth = 58.1 km. Global time and date of event 10/04/17 / 2017-04-10 10:38:53 / April 10, 2017 @ 10:38 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 137 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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