A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 215 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (134 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/01/21 / 2021-01-28 07:57:12 / January 28, 2021 @ 7:57 am. Exact location, longitude 127.4813° East, latitude 4.9125° North, depth = 122.66 km. The temblor was detected at 07:57:12 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000dclc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dclc. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 122.66 km (76 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 215 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines.
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