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Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 13 km E of Manay, Philippines

Earthquake location 7.2047S, 126.6618WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Manay in Philippines on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, 126.6618° East, 7.2047° North, depth 170.82 km. Unique identifier: us70003mld. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003mld. The temblor was picked up at 06:05:10 / 6:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 170.82 km (106 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/19 / 2019-05-10 22:05:10 / May 10, 2019 @ 10:05 pm.

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Montevista, Maco, Cuambog (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Mati (c. 105 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Compostela (c. 42 600 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Lupon (c. 27 200 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from San Mariano (c. 18 700 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Nabunturan (c. 16 700 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 13 km E of Manay, Philippines.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 126.6618° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 7.2047° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 170.82 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km E of Manay, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-05-10 22:05:10 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-05-18 22:48:43 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 480 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 1.082 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.44 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 140 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 us70003mld Id of event.
Event Code 70003mld An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70003mld, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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