A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Aya in Philippines on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 15:31:29 / 3:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 33.56 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, depth 33.56 km, 121.1145° East, 13.8836° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60007hch. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007hch. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/01/20 / 2020-01-14 07:31:29 / January 14, 2020 @ 7:31 am.
Epicenter of the event was 81 km (51 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Socorro, Meycauayan, Rodriguez. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fifty-six, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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