A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Talisay in Philippines on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.007 East, latitude 14.0571 North, depth = 86.2 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 86.2 km (54 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007etr. Unique identifier: us60007etr. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/20 / 2020-01-12 20:55:53 / January 12, 2020 @ 8:55 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:55:53 / 4:55 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lubang, Angat, Orani (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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