A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 100 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (62 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 126.4969 East, latitude 5.5063 North, depth = 99.62 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005tgb. Unique identifier: us70005tgb. The temblor was reported at 10:14:03 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/10/19 / 2019-10-04 02:14:03 / October 4, 2019 @ 2:14 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 99.62 km (62 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 100 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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