A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Soledad in Philippines. Global time and date of event 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 17:16:09 / October 19, 2020 @ 5:16 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 156.59 km (97 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000cc28. Unique identifier: us6000cc28. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 17:16:09 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 120.9883° East, 15.4586° North, depth 156.59 km.
Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from San Jose del Monte (c. 357 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Angeles City (c. 299 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Santol (c. 299 000 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from San Fernando (c. 251 200 pop), 4 km (2 miles) from Cabanatuan City (c. 220 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Malolos (c. 198 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Jacinto, Bagong Pagasa, Tamayo.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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