A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 193 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (120 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 10/04/17 / 2017-04-10 16:06:44 / April 10, 2017 @ 4:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 127.4583 East, latitude 5.1759 North, depth = 82.07 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008im1. Unique identifier: us10008im1. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:06:44 / 12:06 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 82.07 km (51 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each 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 twenty-six, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 193 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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