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Light earthquake 4.1 mag, 249 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines

Earthquake location 4.3334S, 127.4415WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 249 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines (155 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:08:33 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us7000d2dy. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000d2dy. Exact location of event, depth 33.61 km, 127.4415° East, 4.3334° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/01/21 / 2021-01-14 05:08:33 / January 14, 2021 @ 5:08 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.61 km (21 miles).

In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 249 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 127.4415° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 4.3334° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 33.61 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 249 km ESE of Sarangani, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-01-14 05:08:33 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-10 08:10:52 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 259 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 7.091 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.73 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 66 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 us7000d2dy Id of event.
Event Code 7000d2dy An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000d2dy, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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