A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 115 km ESE of Cagayan, Philippines (71 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cl4j. Id of event: us2000cl4j. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 119.4842° East, 6.5882° North, depth 12.93 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/01/18 / 2018-01-05 00:40:35 / January 5, 2018 @ 12:40 am UTC/GMT. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:40:35 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.93 km (8 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 115 km ESE of Cagayan, Philippines.
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