A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Panay, Philippines kilometers (0 miles) from Panay, Philippines. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000cbby. Event ids that are associated: us6000cbby. Global time and date of event 17/10/20 / 2020-10-17 12:57:11 / October 17, 2020 @ 12:57 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 122.393° East, 10.4424° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). The temblor was reported at 12:57:11 / 12:57 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Bacolod City (c. 454 900 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Mansilingan (c. 454 200 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Iloilo (c. 387 700 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Bago City (c. 150 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kabankalan (c. 136 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Victorias (c. 86 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Canlaon, Bacuyangan, Victorias.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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