A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:29:21 / 7:29 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/01/21 / 2021-01-30 07:29:21 / January 30, 2021 @ 7:29 am. Exact location of event, longitude 125.2738 East, latitude 5.1483 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us6000dert. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dert.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Caburan, Malapatan, Sapu Padidu. Earthquake epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Malapatan (c. 19 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Caburan (c. 12 600 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Sapu Padidu (c. 9 800 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Sarangani (c. 7 500 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Maasin (c. 5 800 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 35 km SW of Sarangani, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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