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Light earthquake: M4 quake has struck near Sinolon in Philippines

Earthquake location 6.1485S, 124.7945WA light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Sinolon in Philippines. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/21 / 2021-01-25 02:06:26 / January 25, 2021 @ 2:06 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 124.7945 East, latitude 6.1485 North, depth = 376.77 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:06:26 / 2:06 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ddw2. Id of event: us6000ddw2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 376.77 km (234 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Bañga (c. 58 900 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Tacurong (c. 54 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Maganoy, Basiawan, Santa Maria. Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km SSW of Sinolon, Philippines. This data 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 124.7945° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 6.1485° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 376.77 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10 km SSW of Sinolon, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-01-25 02:06:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-02 23:32:46 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 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 5.925 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.67 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 127 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 us6000ddw2 Id of event.
Event Code 6000ddw2 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000ddw2, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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