A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 176 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (109 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 23:29:20 / 11:29 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us700099z4. Event ids that are associated: us700099z4. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.01 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 15.01 km, 126.9524° East, 4.8293° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/04/20 / 2020-04-28 15:29:20 / April 28, 2020 @ 3:29 pm.
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 176 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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