A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 205 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (127 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 21:24:44 / 9:24 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 53.71 km (33 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20005g4i. Unique identifier: us20005g4i. Exact location of earthquake, 126.8879° East, 4.2113° North, depth 53.71 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/04/16 / 2016-04-07 13:24:44 / April 7, 2016 @ 1:24 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 205 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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