A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 205 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (127 miles). Unique identifier: us2000jiy8. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000jiy8. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/02/19 / 2019-02-16 21:09:04 / February 16, 2019 @ 9:09 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 126.897° East, 4.231° North, depth 32.41 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.41 km (20 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:09:04 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 205 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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