A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 227 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (141 miles) on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005up4. Id of event: us70005up4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 127.2392° East, 4.3713° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/19 / 2019-10-07 17:20:19 / October 7, 2019 @ 5:20 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:20:19 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 227 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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