A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Calanasan in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007pjk. Id of event: us60007pjk. The epicenter was at a depth of 41.65 km (26 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 121.1694 East, latitude 18.1927 North, depth = 41.65 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:09:04 / 5:09 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 21:09:04 / January 24, 2020 @ 9:09 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Tuguegarao City (c. 115 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Laoag (c. 102 100 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Solana (c. 71 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Batac City (c. 53 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from San Nicolas (c. 34 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Aparri (c. 33 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pasil, Enrile, Liwan (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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