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Strong earthquake 6.3 mag, 1 km NNE of Gutad, Philippines

Earthquake location 14.9398S, 120.4933WA earthquake with magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Gutad in Philippines on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/04/19 / 2019-04-22 09:11:14 / April 22, 2019 @ 9:11 am. Exact location of event, longitude 120.4933 East, latitude 14.9398 North, depth = 40.19 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:11:14 / 5:11 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us70003a63. Unique identifier: us70003a63. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.19 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Event epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Quezon City (c. 2 761 700 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Antipolo (c. 549 500 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from San Jose del Monte (c. 357 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bantilan, Natividad, Guiset East (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. Each year there are an estimated 135 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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: 1 km NNE of Gutad, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 6.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 120.4933° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 14.9398° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 40.19 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km NNE of Gutad, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-04-22 09:11:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-04-22 09:28:37 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 611 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 7.855 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.33 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 20 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us70003a63 Id of event.
Event Code 70003a63 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003a63, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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