A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Torrijos in Philippines. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d899. Id of event: us6000d899. Exact location of event, longitude 122.225 East, latitude 13.169 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/01/21 / 2021-01-04 00:05:10 / January 4, 2021 @ 12:05 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:05:10 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pasacao, Ragay, Caranan (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Pinamalayan (c. 43 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Catanauan (c. 26 800 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Lopez (c. 25 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Gumaca (c. 22 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Calauag (c. 20 800 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Aurora (c. 16 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Romblon (c. 15 300 pop). 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 four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 22 km SE of Torrijos, Philippines.
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