A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Abra de Ilog in Philippines on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 49.41 km, 120.6301° East, 13.4555° North. Id of earthquake: us70007ua4. Event ids that are associated: us70007ua4. The temblor was picked up at 05:02:39 / 5:02 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 49.41 km (31 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/02/20 / 2020-02-17 21:02:39 / February 17, 2020 @ 9:02 pm.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ternate, Ligaya, Silang (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 57 km (35 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Lipa City (c. 212 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Silang (c. 119 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Tanauan (c. 68 500 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Calapan (c. 66 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Nasugbu (c. 62 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km W of Abra de Ilog, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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