A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 194 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (121 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d3vw. Id of event: us6000d3vw. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:46:24 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/12/20 / 2020-12-29 01:46:24 / December 29, 2020 @ 1:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 127.1626 East, latitude 4.9 North, depth = 35 km. 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 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 194 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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