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Light earthquake: M4.8 quake has struck near San Isidro in Philippines

Earthquake location 10.2414S, 126.28WA light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 33 kilometers (21 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude 126.28° East, latitude 10.2414° North, depth = 35 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 16:06:45 / October 22, 2019 @ 4:06 pm. 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: us700061ne. Id of event: us700061ne. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:06:45 / 12:06 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles).

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Surigao, Bacuag, Placer. Epicenter of the event was 100 km (62 miles) from Surigao (c. 87 800 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Placer (c. 10 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Claver (c. 5 900 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Bacuag (c. 5 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Loreto (c. 5 400 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).

There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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: 33 km NE of San Isidro, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 126.28° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 10.2414° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 33km NE 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 2019-10-22 16:06:45 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-10-31 20:18:49 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 354 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 9.206 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.42 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 79 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 us700061ne Id of event.
Event Code 700061ne An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us700061ne, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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