A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 129 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (80 miles) on Saturday. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:29:47 / 12:29 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.49 km (31 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c6qn. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c6qn. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/10/20 / 2020-10-03 12:29:47 / October 3, 2020 @ 12:29 pm. Exact location, longitude 127.0154° East, latitude 5.549° North, depth = 49.49 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 129 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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