A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Magallanes in Philippines on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c8hd. Id of event: us7000c8hd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 02:49:48 / 2:49 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/20 / 2020-10-31 02:49:48 / October 31, 2020 @ 2:49 am. Exact location of earthquake, 120.7137° East, 14.1896° North, depth 160.17 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 160.17 km (100 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pio, Mexico, Castañas. Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 4 km W of Magallanes, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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