A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Quintong in Philippines. Exact location of event, depth 103.44 km, 120.2652° East, 15.9955° North. The temblor was picked up at 23:29:25 / 11:29 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/18 / 2018-10-09 15:29:25 / October 9, 2018 @ 3:29 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us1000hcsq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hcsq. The epicenter was at a depth of 103.44 km (64 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 58 km (36 miles) from Baguio (c. 272 700 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Cabanatuan City (c. 220 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Mabalacat City (c. 188 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Tarlac City (c. 183 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Urdaneta (c. 101 000 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from Mangaldan (c. 88 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from San Fernando (c. 83 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Magalang, Pantabangan, Santa Rosa.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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