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Light earthquake, 4.5 mag strikes near San Isidro in Philippines

Earthquake location 10.3772S, 126.2883WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 46 kilometers (29 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000hybp. Event ids that are associated: us1000hybp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/11/18 / 2018-11-25 15:10:30 / November 25, 2018 @ 3:10 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 23:10:30 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 126.2883 East, latitude 10.3772 North, depth = 10 km.

Earthquake epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Guiuan (c. 11 000 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Loreto (c. 5 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Guiuan, Socorro, Loreto (min 5000 pop).

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

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 46 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 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 126.2883° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 10.3772° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 46km 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 2018-11-25 15:10:30 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-12-02 20:05:52 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 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 10.858 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.14 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 147 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 us1000hybp Id of event.
Event Code 1000hybp An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000hybp, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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