A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 165 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (103 miles) on Monday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:10:16 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 126.8626° East, 4.8709° North, depth 96.74 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/02/20 / 2020-02-09 16:10:16 / February 9, 2020 @ 4:10 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 96.74 km (60 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70007m3w. Event ids that are associated: us70007m3w.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 165 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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