A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 197 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (122 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/05/20 / 2020-05-01 13:48:39 / May 1, 2020 @ 1:48 pm. Unique identifier: us7000987q. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000987q. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 90.37 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.0656 East, latitude 4.6198 North, depth = 90.37 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:48:39 / 9:48 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 197 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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