A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Santo Nino in Philippines on Friday. Unique identifier: us2000iylj. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000iylj. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/12/18 / 2018-12-28 11:46:59 / December 28, 2018 @ 11:46 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 120.7066 East, latitude 15.2485 North, depth = 142.72 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 142.72 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 19:46:59 / 7:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Halayhay, General Trias, Mangaldan (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (48 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from San Jose del Monte (c. 357 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
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 was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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 N of Santo Nino, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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