A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Ternate in Philippines on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 194.41 km (121 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us60006q82. Unique identifier: us60006q82. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:29:01 / 8:29 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 earthquake, 120.6584° East, 14.3072° North, depth 194.41 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 00:29:01 / December 2, 2019 @ 12:29 am.
Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Calibutbut, Santa Catalina Norte, Majayjay (min 5000 pop).
Each 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 two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km WNW of Ternate, Philippines.
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