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Earthquake: M 5 quake strikes near Namuac in Philippines

Earthquake location 19.5073S, 121.3542WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 101 kilometers (63 miles) from Namuac in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 10:49:20 / 10:49 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 35.56 km (22 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-22 02:49:20 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 121.3542 East, latitude 19.5073 North, depth 35.56 km.

Close countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 104 km (65 miles) from Claveria (c. 10 600 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Claveria.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 121.3542° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.5073° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35.56 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 101km N of Namuac, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-01-22 14:49:20 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-01-22 15:47:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 385 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources us A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 3.303 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.92 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 42 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID usc000tia0 Id of event.
Event Code c000tia0 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usc000tia0 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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