A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 241 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (150 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 04:04:35 / 4:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 20:04:35 / January 11, 2016 @ 8:04 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 126.8153 East, latitude 3.6938 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10004ex3. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004ex3. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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