A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Philippine Islands region (0 miles). Global time and date of event 21/04/17 / 2017-04-21 17:35:59 / April 21, 2017 @ 5:35 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was 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). Id of earthquake: us10008n5u. Event ids that are associated: us10008n5u. Exact location of earthquake, 126.4126° East, 13.1804° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 17:35:59 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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