A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 191 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (119 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/09/20 / 2020-09-09 08:04:00 / September 9, 2020 @ 8:04 am. Unique identifier: us7000bn2h. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bn2h. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:04:00 / 8:04 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.5686 East, latitude 4.0695 North, depth = 10 km. 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 seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 191 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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