A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 106 km SW of Sabtang, Philippines (66 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 121.1201 East, latitude 19.6804 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a414. Id of event: us2000a414. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/07/17 / 2017-07-29 20:30:23 / July 29, 2017 @ 8:30 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:30:23 / 4:30 am (local time epicenter).
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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 106 km SW of Sabtang, Philippines.
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