A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 84 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (52 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 03:12:09 / September 29, 2019 @ 3:12 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:12:09 / 11:12 am (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: us70005s43. Id of event: us70005s43. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 79.37 km (49 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 126.6129° East, latitude 5.7282° North, depth = 79.37 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 84 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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