Light earthquake, 4.2 mag was detected near Sarangani in Philippines

Earthquake location 3.6507S, 126.6597WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 234 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines (145 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.6597 East, latitude 3.6507 North, depth = 43.88 km. The temblor was reported at 04:36:44 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000acal. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000acal. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/06/20 / 2020-06-22 04:36:44 / June 22, 2020 @ 4:36 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 43.88 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface.

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 234 km SE of Sarangani, Philippines.

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