A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 246 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (153 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/02/20 / 2020-02-15 09:45:57 / February 15, 2020 @ 9:45 am. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:45:57 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.7298 East, latitude 3.5671 North, depth = 46.66 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46.66 km (29 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007qt5. Id of event: us70007qt5.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 246 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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