A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 191 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (119 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 08:28:02 / April 5, 2016 @ 8:28 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.32 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:28:02 / 4:28 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005fjg. Id of event: us20005fjg. Exact location, longitude 126.6774° East, latitude 4.1779° North, depth = 31.32 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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