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Earthquake: M 5.3 quake strikes near Sarangani in Philippines

Earthquake location 4.7381S, 125.9146WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 88 kilometers (55 miles) from Sarangani in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 15:01:56 / 3:01 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 99.38 km (62 miles). Global time of event 01/03/15 / 2015-03-01 07:01:56 / March 1, 2015 @ 7:01 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has been issued near Sarangani in Philippines, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 125.9146 East, latitude 4.7381 North, depth 99.38 km, unique identifier, usc000tu5k.

Close countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Sarangani (c. 7 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sarangani.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.9146° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 4.7381° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 99.38 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 88km SE of Sarangani, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-03-01 07:01:56 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-03-01 07:18:33 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 1 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 432 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 4.198 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.29 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 72 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 usc000tu5k Id of event.
Event Code c000tu5k An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,usc000tu5k, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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