A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 70 kilometers (43 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 11/12/18 / 2018-12-11 07:07:39 / December 11, 2018 @ 7:07 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 126.0358 East, latitude 5.117 North, depth = 92.7 km. Id of earthquake: us2000iupm. Event ids that are associated: us2000iupm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:07:39 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 92.7 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sarangani (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Sarangani (c. 7 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifty-four 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. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 70 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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