A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 176 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (109 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:45:00 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ddx3. Unique identifier: us6000ddx3. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.51 km (25 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.4019 East, latitude 4.1114 North, depth = 39.51 km. Global time and date of event 02/02/21 / 2021-02-02 14:45:00 / February 2, 2021 @ 2:45 pm UTC/GMT.
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 seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 176 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.
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