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Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 13 km NNW of Harrison, Philippines

Earthquake location 13.5612S, 120.3738WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Harrison in Philippines. Exact location of earthquake, 120.3738° East, 13.5612° North, depth 56.17 km. Unique identifier: us1000dw07. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000dw07. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/04/18 / 2018-04-25 16:09:06 / April 25, 2018 @ 4:09 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 00:09:06 / 12:09 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 56.17 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Banaybanay, Balite Segundo, Ambulong (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Calapan (c. 66 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Nasugbu (c. 62 900 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Naic (c. 55 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Patuto (c. 52 900 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Balayan (c. 50 100 pop).

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-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 13 km NNW of Harrison, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 120.3738° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.5612° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 56.17 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km NNW of Harrison, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-04-25 16:09:06 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-05-08 22:28:21 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 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 0.766 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.32 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 126 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 us1000dw07 Id of event.
Event Code 1000dw07 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000dw07, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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