A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 217 km S of Sarangani, Philippines (135 miles). The temblor was picked up at 16:06:25 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.8206 East, latitude 3.4685 North, depth = 175.53 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000i2te. Id of event: us1000i2te. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/11/18 / 2018-11-29 08:06:25 / November 29, 2018 @ 8:06 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 175.53 km (109 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 217 km S of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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