A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from San Andres in Philippines on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 01:20:16 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007ete. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007ete. Exact location of earthquake, 121.2239° East, 14.0353° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/01/20 / 2020-01-12 17:20:16 / January 12, 2020 @ 5:20 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Orion, Bantilan, Boac (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (43 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), 61 km (38 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 1 km SSE of San Andres, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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