A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Malvar in Philippines. Id of earthquake: us60007et3. Event ids that are associated: us60007et3. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:01:35 / 11:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 121.1716° East, latitude 14.0205° North, depth = 5.42 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.42 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/01/20 / 2020-01-12 15:01:35 / January 12, 2020 @ 3:01 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guyong, Orion, Bulacan (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km SSE of Malvar, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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