A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Mataas Na Kahoy in Philippines on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/01/20 / 2020-01-12 22:35:17 / January 12, 2020 @ 10:35 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 06:35:17 / 6:35 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 121.1166° East, 13.9635° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007eu0. Id of event: us60007eu0.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bulacan, Bocaue, San Jose del Monte (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days fifty-four, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 0 km NNE of Mataas Na Kahoy, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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