A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 80 kilometers (50 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 98.79 km (61 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 20:45:18 / 8:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/09/19 / 2019-09-27 12:45:18 / September 27, 2019 @ 12:45 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.1447 East, latitude 5.1601 North, depth = 98.79 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005s1w. Unique identifier: us70005s1w. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Sarangani (c. 7 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sarangani (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 80 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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