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Moderate earthquake 5 mag, 232 km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines

Earthquake location 4.1096S, 122.7425WA moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 232 km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines (144 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 122.7425 East, latitude 4.1096 North, depth = 583.2 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 12:46:24 / July 24, 2020 @ 12:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 12:46:24 / 12:46 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000b3ca. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000b3ca. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 583.2 km (362 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 232 km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 122.7425° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 4.1096° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 583.2 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 232 km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-24 12:46:24 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-24 13:04:13 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 385 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 3.564 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.71 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 60 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mww The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000b3ca Id of event.
Event Code 6000b3ca An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000b3ca, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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