A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 102 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (63 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:33:24 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 84.51 km (53 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/15 / 2015-10-21 11:33:24 / October 21, 2015 @ 11:33 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 84.51 km, 126.1927° East, 4.8405° North. Id of earthquake: us10003q69. Event ids that are associated: us10003q69.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 102 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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