A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 123 km E of Aras-asan, Philippines (76 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 09/05/19 / 2019-05-09 08:47:11 / May 9, 2019 @ 8:47 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.4162 East, latitude 9.0543 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 16:47:11 / 4:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003mj1. Id of event: us70003mj1.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 123 km E of Aras-asan, Philippines.
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