A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 137 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (85 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:53:50 / 10:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/17 / 2017-04-11 14:53:50 / April 11, 2017 @ 2:53 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.3038 East, latitude 5.8298 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008inm. Unique identifier: us10008inm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 137 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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