A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 181 km SW of Sarangani, Philippines (112 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us1000ggrk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ggrk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/18 / 2018-08-18 15:28:37 / August 18, 2018 @ 3:28 pm. The temblor was picked up at 23:28:37 / 11:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 358.28 km, 124.4675° East, 4.1051° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 358.28 km (223 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 181 km SW of Sarangani, Philippines.
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