A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 207 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (129 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us20005fks. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005fks. Exact location of earthquake, 126.8528° East, 4.143° North, depth 35 km. The temblor was detected at 19:00:23 / 7:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 11:00:23 / April 5, 2016 @ 11:00 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 207 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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