A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 170 km S of Sarangani, Philippines (106 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000d6h4. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d6h4. Exact location of earthquake, 125.4767° East, 3.8572° North, depth 114.52 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 114.52 km (71 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:50:03 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 22:50:03 / December 28, 2020 @ 10:50 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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