A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 133 km WSW of San Nicolas, Philippines (83 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000dfit. Event ids that are associated: us6000dfit. Global time and date of event 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 07:54:12 / February 8, 2021 @ 7:54 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 07:54:12 / 7:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 118.8956° East, 14.5789° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 133 km WSW of San Nicolas, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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