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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag was detected near Solo in Philippines

Earthquake location 13.7641S, 120.8981WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Solo in Philippines on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/19 / 2019-07-24 17:47:14 / July 24, 2019 @ 5:47 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:47:14 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60004yks. Unique identifier: us60004yks. Exact location, longitude 120.8981° East, latitude 13.7641° North, depth = 121.84 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 121.84 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Limay, San Juan, Manila (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 94 km (58 miles) from Manila (c. 10 444 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Pasig City (c. 617 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop).

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

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 1 km N of Solo, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 120.8981° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.7641° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 121.84 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 1km N of Solo, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-07-24 17:47:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-08-15 20:25:01 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 298 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 0.338 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.54 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 184 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 us60004yks Id of event.
Event Code 60004yks An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60004yks, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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