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Light earthquake 4.5 mag, 21 km W of Litayan, Philippines

Earthquake location 7.3378S, 123.8419WA light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (mg/mb) has struck on Saturday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Litayan in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 09:40:22 / 9:40 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 596.86 km (371 miles). Global time of event 30/05/15 / 2015-05-30 01:40:22 / May 30, 2015 @ 1:40 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 123.8419 East, latitude 7.3378 North, depth 596.86 km, unique identifier, us20002kgc. Ids that are associated to the event, ,us20002kgc,.

Close countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Pagadian (c. 186 900 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Marawi City (c. 143 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Muricay (c. 132 100 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Ozamiz City (c. 93 100 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Clarin, Mamungan, Malangas.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 123.8419° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 7.3378° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 596.86 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 21km W of Litayan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-05-30 01:40:22 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-30 02:00:28 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 312 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 1.744 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.89 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 61 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 us20002kgc Id of event.
Event Code 20002kgc An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20002kgc, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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