A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 118 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (73 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.6889° East, 5.4165° North, depth 35 km. The temblor was detected at 00:29:35 / 12:29 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70007usz. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007usz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/02/20 / 2020-02-22 16:29:35 / February 22, 2020 @ 4:29 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 118 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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