A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 126 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (78 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was reported at 02:51:11 / 2:51 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: us60007ldj. Id of event: us60007ldj. Exact location of earthquake, 127.2174° East, 5.8766° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/01/20 / 2020-01-20 18:51:11 / January 20, 2020 @ 6:51 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-four 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 126 km ESE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.