A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 131 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (81 miles). The temblor was reported at 15:37:34 / 3:37 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/04/17 / 2017-04-09 07:37:34 / April 9, 2017 @ 7:37 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008hab. Unique identifier: us10008hab. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 127.1859° East, 5.7273° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days fourty-three, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 131 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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