A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 179 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (111 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 126.9722° East, 4.8251° North, depth 65.3 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:53:05 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 65.3 km (41 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 14:53:05 / January 11, 2021 @ 2:53 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000d1qr. Unique identifier: us7000d1qr.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-five 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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