A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 174 km SSW of Sarangani, Philippines (108 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:04:45 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 56.65 km (35 miles). Event id: us60009dze. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60009dze. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/04/20 / 2020-04-22 14:04:45 / April 22, 2020 @ 2:04 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 124.8061 East, latitude 3.9707 North, depth = 56.65 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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