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Light earthquake 4.1 mag, 25 km NNE of Alugan, Philippines

Earthquake location 12.4111S, 125.6103WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Alugan in Philippines. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 125.6103 East, latitude 12.4111 North, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000a8e2. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a8e2. The temblor was picked up at 14:48:18 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/06/20 / 2020-06-01 14:48:18 / June 1, 2020 @ 2:48 pm UTC/GMT.

The epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Laoang (c. 16 700 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Borongan (c. 16 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Pambujan (c. 10 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Dolores (c. 9 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Gamay (c. 9 100 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Oras (c. 9 000 pop). Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Borongan, Pambujan, Laoang.

Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 thirteen 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.

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 25 km NNE of Alugan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 125.6103° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 12.4111° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 25 km NNE of Alugan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-01 14:48:18 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-09 15:08:41 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 23.215 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.69 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 100 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 us6000a8e2 Id of event.
Event Code 6000a8e2 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000a8e2, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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