A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 157 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (98 miles). Global time and date of event 20/04/17 / 2017-04-20 04:38:37 / April 20, 2017 @ 4:38 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us10008j67. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008j67. Exact location of event, depth 130.77 km, 127.2732° East, 5.4595° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 130.77 km (81 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:38:37 / 12:38 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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