A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 203.14 km (126 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:36:49 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.3437 East, latitude 5.3761 North, depth = 203.14 km. Unique identifier: us1000409g. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000409g. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/11/15 / 2015-11-22 03:36:49 / November 22, 2015 @ 3:36 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Maluñgun, Polomolok, Conel (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Buayan (c. 14 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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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: 13 km WSW of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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