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

Earthquake location 9.9052S, 123.8972WA light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/03/19 / 2019-03-25 02:53:02 / March 25, 2019 @ 2:53 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 123.8972 East, latitude 9.9052 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 10:53:02 / 10:53 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jl4u. Id of event: us1000jl4u. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).

Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pamplona, San Francisco, Cabacungan (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 46 km (28 miles) from Cebu City (c. 798 600 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Lapu-Lapu City (c. 350 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Mandaue City (c. 331 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Toledo (c. 156 900 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Talisay (c. 133 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Dumaguete (c. 113 500 pop), 28 km (18 miles) from Tagbilaran City (c. 86 400 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 1 km SE of San Isidro, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 123.8972° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 9.9052° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km SE 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 2019-03-25 02:53:02 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-03-25 03:11:15 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 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 327 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 3.271 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.83 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 121 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 us1000jl4u Id of event.
Event Code 1000jl4u An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000jl4u, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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