A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Sabang Indan in Philippines. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000dgpv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dgpv. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.0505 East, latitude 14.3835 North, depth = 10 km. 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 23:30:02 / 11:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 23:30:02 / February 4, 2021 @ 11:30 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Caranan, Tigaon, Antipolo. The epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from Naga (c. 174 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Daet (c. 78 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Calabanga (c. 26 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Jose Pañganiban (c. 21 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Goa (c. 20 900 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Calauag (c. 20 800 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Labo (c. 18 100 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 23 km NE of Sabang Indan, Philippines.
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