A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SE of Bobon, Philippines (60 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was reported at 08:59:11 / 8:59 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 30/08/17 / 2017-08-30 00:59:11 / August 30, 2017 @ 12:59 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 96.34 km, 127.0463° East, 6.3759° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.34 km (60 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ad25. Id of event: us2000ad25.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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