A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) strikes 150 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (93 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008hb9. Unique identifier: us10008hb9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 00:05:47 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 127.3787° East, 5.7186° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/04/17 / 2017-04-13 16:05:47 / April 13, 2017 @ 4:05 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 150 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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