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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag has occurred near Solo in Philippines

Earthquake location 13.752S, 120.8608WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Solo in Philippines on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 120.8608 East, latitude 13.752 North, depth = 107.41 km. The temblor was detected at 03:36:05 / 3:36 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dg91. Id of event: us6000dg91. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 107.41 km (67 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/02/21 / 2021-02-03 03:36:05 / February 3, 2021 @ 3:36 am.

Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 89 km (55 miles) from Taguig (c. 644 500 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Makati City (c. 510 400 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Bacoor (c. 357 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Mandaluyong City (c. 305 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pililla, Tanay, Mandaluyong City (min 5000 pop).

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

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 4 km W of Solo, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 120.8608° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.752° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 107.41 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4 km W of Solo, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-02-03 03:36:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-02-12 04:27:05 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 0.355 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.57 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 110 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 us6000dg91 Id of event.
Event Code 6000dg91 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000dg91, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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