A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Odala in Philippines on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 120.835 East, latitude 13.4567 North, depth = 239.66 km. The temblor was reported at 09:12:21 / 9:12 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 239.66 km (149 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/10/20 / 2020-10-27 09:12:21 / October 27, 2020 @ 9:12 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000c82e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c82e. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (26 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Lipa City (c. 212 300 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from San Pablo (c. 207 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Silang (c. 119 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Tanauan (c. 68 500 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Calapan (c. 66 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Masaya, Ligaya, Lubang. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-nine 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.
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