A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 81 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (50 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 126.7465° East, latitude 5.8973° North, depth = 95.08 km. Unique identifier: us7000asi3. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000asi3. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 95.08 km (59 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/07/20 / 2020-07-14 18:47:50 / July 14, 2020 @ 6:47 pm. The temblor was picked up at 18:47:50 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 81 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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