A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 153 km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines (95 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jnzx. Id of event: us2000jnzx. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/02/19 / 2019-02-15 22:58:45 / February 15, 2019 @ 10:58 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 397.01 km (247 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:58:45 / 6:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 397.01 km, 124.7198° East, 4.2322° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. 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: 153 km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines.
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