A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km SW of Sabtang, Philippines (66 miles) on Thursday. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:48:29 / 9:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 121.1205° East, 19.6734° North. Id of earthquake: us2000a8ef. Event ids that are associated: us2000a8ef. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 13:48:29 / August 10, 2017 @ 1:48 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 106 km SW of Sabtang, Philippines.
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