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Light earthquake, 4.6 mag was detected near San Isidro in Philippines

Earthquake location 10.3301S, 126.1444WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 35 kilometers (22 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event id: us1000h3w5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000h3w5. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:59:11 / 7:59 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/09/18 / 2018-09-24 23:59:11 / September 24, 2018 @ 11:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 126.1444 East, latitude 10.3301 North, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bacuag, Luna, Placer (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Luna (c. 7 800 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Claver (c. 5 900 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 35 km NNE of San Isidro, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 126.1444° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 10.3301° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 35km NNE 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 2018-09-24 23:59:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-10-15 22:53:20 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 326 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 3.287 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 120 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 us1000h3w5 Id of event.
Event Code 1000h3w5 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000h3w5, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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