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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag strikes near Pondaguitan in Philippines



Earthquake location 4.9104S, 127.429WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 212 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines (132 miles). The temblor was detected at 06:11:32 / 6:11 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/09/15 / 2015-09-11 22:11:32 / September 11, 2015 @ 10:11 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 127.429 East, latitude 4.9104 North, depth = 142.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 142.1 km (88 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20003n03. Id of event: us20003n03. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 212 km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 127.429° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 4.9104° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 142.1 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 212km SE of Pondaguitan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-09-11 22:11:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-10-04 22:39:26 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 259 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 2.826 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.21 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 135 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 us20003n03 Id of event.
Event Code 20003n03 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20003n03, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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