A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Ilijan in Philippines on Wednesday. Exact location of event, longitude 120.9819 East, latitude 13.6364 North, depth = 135.78 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70005e9z. Event ids that are associated: us70005e9z. The temblor was picked up at 01:45:42 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 135.78 km (84 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/19 / 2019-09-10 17:45:42 / September 10, 2019 @ 5:45 pm.
Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from San Pedro (c. 270 200 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Lucena (c. 228 800 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Binangonan (c. 219 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Quisao, Lubang, Boac.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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