A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Hukay in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 09:42:54 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/16 / 2016-10-09 01:42:54 / October 9, 2016 @ 1:42 am. Exact location, longitude 120.6724° East, latitude 13.8293° North, depth = 119.28 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 119.28 km (74 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20007cvw. Unique identifier: us20007cvw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cainta, Malaya, Maulawin.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 3 km WSW of Hukay, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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