A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 103 km SSE of Basco, Philippines (64 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 04:19:41 / 4:19 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c9rf. Event ids that are associated: us7000c9rf. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 04:19:41 / October 28, 2020 @ 4:19 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 122.4844° East, 19.652° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. 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: 103 km SSE of Basco, Philippines.
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