A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 171 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (106 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 62.57 km (39 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:56:05 / 10:56 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/11/20 / 2020-11-23 22:56:05 / November 23, 2020 @ 10:56 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000ck3l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ck3l. Exact location, longitude 127.0129° East, latitude 5.0586° North, depth = 62.57 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 171 km SSE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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