A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 249 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (155 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.12 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cn7c. Id of event: us2000cn7c. The temblor was picked up at 22:12:24 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/01/18 / 2018-01-09 14:12:24 / January 9, 2018 @ 2:12 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 127.3883 East, latitude 4.2299 North, depth = 32.12 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 249 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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