A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 176 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (109 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 01:41:18 / 1:41 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008skw. Id of event: us10008skw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/17 / 2017-05-15 17:41:18 / May 15, 2017 @ 5:41 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 77.07 km (48 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 126.494 East, latitude 4.1896 North, depth = 77.07 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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