A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 175 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (109 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008k7f. Id of event: us20008k7f. Exact location of earthquake, 126.6691° East, 4.3739° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 02:57:10 / 2:57 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/02/17 / 2017-02-02 18:57:10 / February 2, 2017 @ 6:57 pm.
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 five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 175 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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