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Light earthquake 4.4 mag, 2 km ESE of Culaman, Philippines

Earthquake location 5.9504S, 125.6752WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Culaman in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 05:05:31 / 5:05 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 21:05:31 / October 13, 2019 @ 9:05 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 125.6752° East, 5.9504° North, depth 92.07 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005wvw. Unique identifier: us70005wvw. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 92.07 km (57 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lambayong, Matanao, Cebuano (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 59 km (36 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Polomolok (c. 64 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Maluñgun (c. 52 200 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Alabel (c. 43 300 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Malita (c. 41 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Glan (c. 24 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).

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

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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: 2 km ESE of Culaman, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.6752° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 5.9504° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 92.07 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km ESE of Culaman, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-10-13 21:05:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-11-11 01:46:02 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 1.116 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.51 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 134 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 us70005wvw Id of event.
Event Code 70005wvw An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70005wvw, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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