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Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 18 km WSW of Sigaboy, Philippines

Earthquake location 6.594S, 125.916WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (mg/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Sigaboy in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 04:42:56 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 159.41 km (99 miles). Global time of event 18/04/15 / 2015-04-18 20:42:56 / April 18, 2015 @ 8:42 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 125.916 East, latitude 6.594 North, depth 159.41 km, unique identifier, us200028u3.

Close countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Samal (c. 43 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lun Pequeño, Cabayangan, Tamugan.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.916° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 6.594° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 159.41 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 18km WSW of Sigaboy, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-04-18 20:42:56 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-09 23:18:44 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 298 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 0.579 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.96 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 106 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 us200028u3 Id of event.
Event Code 200028u3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us200028u3, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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