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Light earthquake: M4.7 quake strikes near Prieto Diaz in Philippines

Earthquake location 13.001S, 124.3167WA light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (mg/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Prieto Diaz in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 23:55:08 / 11:55 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 54.09 km (34 miles). Global time of event 13/05/15 / 2015-05-13 15:55:08 / May 13, 2015 @ 3:55 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 124.3167 East, latitude 13.001 North, depth 54.09 km, unique identifier, us20002f0j.

Close countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Legaspi (c. 179 500 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Sorsogon (c. 82 700 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Polangui (c. 77 100 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Tabaco (c. 57 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Catarman (c. 47 400 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from San Jose (c. 35 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Malilipot (c. 33 600 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Buhi, Polangui, Pio Duran.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 124.3167° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.001° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 54.09 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 14km ESE of Prieto Diaz, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-13 15:55:08 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-13 21:35:17 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 340 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 5.861 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.37 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 46 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 us20002f0j Id of event.
Event Code 20002f0j An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002f0j, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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