A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 133 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (83 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 127.1123 East, latitude 5.6026 North, depth = 137.58 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 23:17:21 / May 30, 2017 @ 11:17 pm. The temblor was reported at 07:17:21 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 137.58 km (85 miles). Unique identifier: us20009kyz. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009kyz.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 133 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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