A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 137 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (85 miles) on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008inv. Id of event: us10008inv. The temblor was reported at 05:00:19 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 127.3223° East, latitude 5.8848° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 11/04/17 / 2017-04-11 21:00:19 / April 11, 2017 @ 9:00 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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-two, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 137 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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