A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 88 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (55 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 12/10/19 / 2019-10-12 15:51:07 / October 12, 2019 @ 3:51 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70005tpv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005tpv. The epicenter was at a depth of 87.18 km (54 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 126.5396° East, 5.65° North, depth 87.18 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:51:07 / 11:51 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 88 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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