There was a 5.5 earthquake that occurred near Tabiauan on April 16, 2014 at 11:38 pm Eastern Time. This is considered a moderate earthquake with possible major damage to poorly constructed buildings and slight damage to well-designed buildings. This temblor occurred at a depth of 566.88 km, which is a deep-forcus earthquake (> 70 km deep).
There was a 6.2 earthquake that occurred near on April 17, 2014 at 10:06 am Eastern Time. This is considered a strong earthquake that can be destructive up to 160 km from the epicenter. This temblor occurred at a depth of 17.53 km, which is a shallow-focus earthquake (0-70 km deep).