A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Calatagan in Philippines on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/12/20 / 2020-12-25 01:06:49 / December 25, 2020 @ 1:06 am. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:06:49 / 1:06 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d62j. Unique identifier: us6000d62j. Exact location of earthquake, 120.6131° East, 13.6808° North, depth 122.14 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 122.14 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calauan, Bay, Victoria (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from San Pedro (c. 270 200 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 216 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Imus (c. 216 100 pop).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 16 km S of Calatagan, Philippines.
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