A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Ilijan in Philippines on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 143.5 km (89 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 121.0898° East, 13.6248° North, depth 143.5 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:39:13 / 6:39 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006t8d. Id of event: us60006t8d. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/12/19 / 2019-12-09 22:39:13 / December 9, 2019 @ 10:39 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sablayan, Bacoor, Pakil (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from San Pedro (c. 270 200 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Lucena (c. 228 800 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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