A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 170 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (106 miles) on Tuesday. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:35:01 / 4:35 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 08:35:01 / March 28, 2017 @ 8:35 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 57.54 km (36 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008eav. Unique identifier: us10008eav. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.9469 East, latitude 4.9856 North, depth = 57.54 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 170 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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