A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 153 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (95 miles) on Tuesday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:42:03 / 10:42 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 127.3582 East, latitude 5.6395 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/04/17 / 2017-04-11 14:42:03 / April 11, 2017 @ 2:42 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us10008int. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008int.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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