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Light earthquake 4.7 mag, 8 km SSE of San Isidro, Philippines



Earthquake location 13.706S, 121.2699WA light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 13:00:08 / April 4, 2017 @ 1:00 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.74 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 121.2699° East, 13.706° North, depth 11.74 km. Event id: us10008gih. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008gih. The temblor was detected at 21:00:08 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Earthquake epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Cainta (c. 283 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pinugay, Antipolo, Cainta (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 8 km SSE of San Isidro, Philippines.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 121.2699° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.706° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 11.74 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km SSE of San Isidro, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-04-04 13:00:08 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-04-18 13:22:23 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 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 0.509 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.55 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 99 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 us10008gih Id of event.
Event Code 10008gih An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10008gih, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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