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Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 32 km ENE of Anito, Philippines

Earthquake location 12.581S, 125.5609WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Anito in Philippines. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 19:00:43 / July 29, 2020 @ 7:00 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b98f. Id of event: us6000b98f. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:00:43 / 7:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 125.5609° East, 12.581° North, depth 10 km.

Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Laoang (c. 16 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Pambujan (c. 10 800 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Dolores (c. 9 300 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Gamay (c. 9 100 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Oras (c. 9 000 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Palapag (c. 8 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mondragon, Pambujan, Can-Avid (min 5000 pop).

Every 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. 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: 32 km ENE of Anito, Philippines.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.5609° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 12.581° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 32 km ENE of Anito, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-29 19:00:43 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-08-06 15:56:25 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 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 5.476 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.5 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 156 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 us6000b98f Id of event.
Event Code 6000b98f An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000b98f, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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