A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Kalawit in Philippines on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 06:29:00 / 6:29 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/20 / 2020-11-02 06:29:00 / November 2, 2020 @ 6:29 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cbd0. Id of event: us7000cbd0. Exact location, longitude 121.9721° East, latitude 8.6379° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Kalawit (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalawit.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 87 km NW of Kalawit, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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