A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 140 km WSW of Itbayat, Philippines (87 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/03/19 / 2019-03-31 05:00:47 / March 31, 2019 @ 5:00 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 120.5209 East, latitude 20.5219 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000k7vm. Unique identifier: us2000k7vm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:00:47 / 1:00 pm (local time epicenter).
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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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: 140 km WSW of Itbayat, Philippines.
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