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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag strikes near Tingloy in Philippines

Earthquake location 13.6085S, 120.7624WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Tingloy in Philippines. Event id: us7000bhtw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bhtw. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 202.81 km (126 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 01:02:26 / 1:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/20 / 2020-09-01 01:02:26 / September 1, 2020 @ 1:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 120.7624 East, latitude 13.6085 North, depth = 202.81 km.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kawit, Imus, Socorro. Close country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 82 km (51 miles) from Dasmariñas (c. 441 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Calamba (c. 316 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from San Pedro (c. 270 200 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Batangas (c. 237 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 216 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Imus (c. 216 100 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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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 WSW of Tingloy, Philippines.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 120.7624° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.6085° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 202.81 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13 km WSW of Tingloy, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-09-01 01:02:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-09-14 04:05:02 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 8.669 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.6 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 119 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 us7000bhtw Id of event.
Event Code 7000bhtw An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000bhtw, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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