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Light earthquake, 4 mag has occurred near Dunguan in Philippines

Earthquake location 6.932S, 124.8001WA light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Dunguan in Philippines. Global time and date of event 29/11/19 / 2019-11-29 10:39:40 / November 29, 2019 @ 10:39 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:39:40 / 6:39 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70006f2m. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006f2m. Exact location, longitude 124.8001° East, latitude 6.932° North, depth = 10 km.

Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Cotabato (c. 179 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Kidapawan (c. 79 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Maluñgun, Bayanga, Basiawan (min 5000 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 two, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days eighty-four 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: 6 km WSW of Dunguan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 124.8001° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 6.932° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6km WSW of Dunguan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-11-29 10:39:40 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-01 22:33:22 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 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 246 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 0.785 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.79 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 124 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 us70006f2m Id of event.
Event Code 70006f2m An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70006f2m, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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