A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 199 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (124 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/04/19 / 2019-04-26 08:15:18 / April 26, 2019 @ 8:15 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 70.23 km (44 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 16:15:18 / 4:15 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 70.23 km, 127.273° East, 4.9288° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70003hj1. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003hj1.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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