A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from San Nicolas in Philippines. Unique identifier: us1000hybz. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000hybz. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:35:59 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 119.9544 East, latitude 14.7891 North, depth = 55 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/18 / 2018-11-25 20:35:59 / November 25, 2018 @ 8:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55 km (34 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Angeles City (c. 299 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Santol (c. 299 000 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from San Fernando (c. 251 200 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Olongapo (c. 221 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Malolos (c. 198 700 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Mabalacat City (c. 188 100 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Bulaon (c. 131 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Balagtas, Murcia, Plaridel (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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