A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 212 km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines (132 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 307.21 km, 124.7707° East, 3.6119° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 307.21 km (191 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/07/18 / 2018-07-18 11:42:30 / July 18, 2018 @ 11:42 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 19:42:30 / 7:42 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000gbw6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000gbw6.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 212 km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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