A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Lucsuhin in Philippines. Exact location, longitude 120.6412° East, latitude 13.881° North, depth = 69.43 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/19 / 2019-10-02 13:53:22 / October 2, 2019 @ 1:53 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:53:22 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 69.43 km (43 miles). Id of earthquake: us70005pt0. Event ids that are associated: us70005pt0.
Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Quezon City, Sariaya, Mamala (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-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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