A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Philippine Islands region (0 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us10008s38. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008s38. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 03:34:04 / May 13, 2017 @ 3:34 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:34:04 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.6579 East, latitude 10.5847 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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