A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 173 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (107 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:55:08 / 7:55 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/16 / 2016-03-26 23:55:08 / March 26, 2016 @ 11:55 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 126.7357° East, 4.4958° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20005dpz. Unique identifier: us20005dpz.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 173 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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