A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 159 km ESE of Manay, Philippines (99 miles) on Monday. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:32:36 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.7545 East, latitude 6.4353 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/10/17 / 2017-10-29 16:32:36 / October 29, 2017 @ 4:32 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bjw3. Unique identifier: us2000bjw3.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 159 km ESE of Manay, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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