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Light earthquake, 4.3 mag was detected near San Pedro in Philippines

Earthquake location 10.9348S, 124.85WA light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from San Pedro in Philippines. Event id: us70003hir. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003hir. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:44:47 / 10:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 124.85 East, latitude 10.9348 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/04/19 / 2019-04-26 02:44:47 / April 26, 2019 @ 2:44 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bogo, Llorente, Nailong (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Ormoc (c. 191 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Panalanoy (c. 189 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Bogo (c. 23 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Maasin (c. 18 300 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Baybay (c. 17 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Palo (c. 17 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).

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

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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: 4 km SE of San Pedro, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 124.85° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 10.9348° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km SE of San Pedro, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-04-26 02:44:47 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-05-08 00:45:31 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 284 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 8.5 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.28 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 98 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 us70003hir Id of event.
Event Code 70003hir An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003hir, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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