A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Abra de Ilog in Philippines. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007rcr. Unique identifier: us10007rcr. The temblor was detected at 12:57:41 / 12:57 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/12/16 / 2016-12-19 04:57:41 / December 19, 2016 @ 4:57 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 120.6567° East, 13.4344° North, depth 74.78 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74.78 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Palangue, Ternate, Alaminos (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Lipa City (c. 212 300 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Silang (c. 119 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Tanauan (c. 68 500 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Calapan (c. 66 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Nasugbu (c. 62 900 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Santo Tomas (c. 57 400 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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: 7 km W of Abra de Ilog, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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