A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (68 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 16:43:50 / September 23, 2017 @ 4:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:43:50 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.0574 East, latitude 4.6015 North, depth = 79.63 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 79.63 km (49 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000augm. Unique identifier: us2000augm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 110 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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