A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 194 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (121 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 76.84 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.5921 East, latitude 4.0591 North, depth = 76.84 km. The temblor was reported at 11:07:20 / 11:07 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70003l1b. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003l1b. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/05/19 / 2019-05-05 03:07:20 / May 5, 2019 @ 3:07 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 194 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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