A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 141 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (88 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.2438 East, latitude 5.657 North, depth = 59.14 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/04/17 / 2017-04-13 21:03:00 / April 13, 2017 @ 9:03 pm. Id of earthquake: us10008hdz. Event ids that are associated: us10008hdz. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 59.14 km (37 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:03:00 / 5:03 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 141 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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