A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Toong in Philippines. Exact location, longitude 120.7682° East, latitude 14.0478° North, depth = 207.63 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 207.63 km (129 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:06:34 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000hezx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hezx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/18 / 2018-10-20 15:06:34 / October 20, 2018 @ 3:06 pm.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sampaloc, Masantol, Plaridel (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km SSE of Toong, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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