A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 193 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (120 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:56:25 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 127.198° East, latitude 4.9429° North, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 05/05/20 / 2020-05-05 02:56:25 / May 5, 2020 @ 2:56 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70009ers. Event ids that are associated: us70009ers. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-eight 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 193 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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