A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 211 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (131 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:50:30 / 4:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 16:50:30 / September 13, 2020 @ 4:50 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bmqv. Id of event: us7000bmqv. Exact location of earthquake, 126.9644° East, 4.22° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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: 211 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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