A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 193 km S of Sarangani, Philippines (120 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 13:56:40 / 1:56 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 125.75° East, 3.6801° North, depth 62.49 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 13:56:40 / September 15, 2020 @ 1:56 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bpu7. Id of event: us7000bpu7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 62.49 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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