A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 144 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (89 miles). Unique identifier: us20009xds. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009xds. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 16:58:03 / July 11, 2017 @ 4:58 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 112.89 km (70 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:58:03 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 127.1362 East, latitude 5.476 North, depth = 112.89 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 144 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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