A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Pondaguitan in Philippines on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 145.79 km (91 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70007rxi. Event ids that are associated: us70007rxi. Exact location of event, longitude 126.2387 East, latitude 6.0519 North, depth = 145.79 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:54:27 / 12:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/02/20 / 2020-02-10 16:54:27 / February 10, 2020 @ 4:54 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Caburan (c. 12 600 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Batobato (c. 9 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Talagutong (c. 8 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Sigaboy (c. 8 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Tibanbang (c. 7 800 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Suyan (c. 7 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Suyan, Batobato, Malita.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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