A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Sinisian in Philippines on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:50:38 / 12:50 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us60007eup. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007eup. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/01/20 / 2020-01-13 04:50:38 / January 13, 2020 @ 4:50 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 120.8501° East, 13.8976° North.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Marilao, Malanday, Lambakin (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 2 km SSE of Sinisian, Philippines.
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