A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 144 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (89 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 11/04/17 / 2017-04-11 21:06:17 / April 11, 2017 @ 9:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.3893 East, latitude 5.8789 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10008gsl. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008gsl. The temblor was reported at 05:06:17 / 5:06 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 144 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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