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

Earthquake location 10.1581S, 126.4455WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from San Isidro in Philippines. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:29:13 / 2:29 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/11/19 / 2019-11-28 06:29:13 / November 28, 2019 @ 6:29 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 39.46 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us60006pdq. Ids that are associated to the event: us60006pdq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 126.4455 East, latitude 10.1581 North, depth = 39.46 km.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Dapa (c. 8 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Socorro, Dapa (min 5000 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 three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 43 km ENE of San Isidro, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 126.4455° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 10.1581° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 39.46 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 43km ENE 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 2019-11-28 06:29:13 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-12-27 12:52:55 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 3.186 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.64 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 119 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 us60006pdq Id of event.
Event Code 60006pdq An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us60006pdq, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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