A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 199 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (124 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.27 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 21:30:21 / 9:30 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/07/20 / 2020-07-18 21:30:21 / July 18, 2020 @ 9:30 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 126.6567 East, latitude 4.0579 North, depth = 52.27 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000b3dp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b3dp.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 199 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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