A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km SSE of Sarangani, Philippines (60 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 47.72 km, 125.687° East, 4.5593° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 47.72 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/05/19 / 2019-05-07 13:03:30 / May 7, 2019 @ 1:03 pm. Id of earthquake: us70003m1n. Event ids that are associated: us70003m1n. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:03:30 / 9:03 pm (local time epicenter). 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 three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 96 km SSE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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