A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) strikes 126 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (78 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 22:42:16 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.58 km, 127.0893° East, 5.6768° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/04/17 / 2017-04-11 14:42:16 / April 11, 2017 @ 2:42 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008gkz. Unique identifier: us10008gkz. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.58 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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