A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 143 km E of Pondaguitan, Philippines (89 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 24/02/20 / 2020-02-24 23:34:15 / February 24, 2020 @ 11:34 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:34:15 / 7:34 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60008686. Event ids that are associated: us60008686. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.4484 East, latitude 6.1109 North, depth = 35 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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