A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 101 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (63 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.4 km (60 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:14:05 / 10:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/02/20 / 2020-02-01 14:14:05 / February 1, 2020 @ 2:14 pm. Event id: us60007m59. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007m59. Exact location of earthquake, 126.6986° East, 5.6021° North, depth 96.4 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 101 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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