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Light earthquake, 4.5 mag has occurred near Cabodiongan in Philippines

Earthquake location 13.2474S, 124.9996WA light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Cabodiongan in Philippines. The temblor was reported at 09:03:00 / 9:03 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000blvf. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000blvf. Exact location of event, depth 25.09 km, 124.9996° East, 13.2474° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/09/20 / 2020-09-08 09:03:00 / September 8, 2020 @ 9:03 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 25.09 km (16 miles).

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Calatagan, Catarman, Virac (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop). The epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Catarman (c. 47 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Laoang (c. 16 700 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Virac (c. 15 100 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Pambujan (c. 10 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Palapag (c. 8 300 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Calatagan (c. 7 100 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Mondragon (c. 5 200 pop).

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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km N of Cabodiongan, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 124.9996° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.2474° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 25.09 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 64 km N of Cabodiongan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-09-08 09:03:00 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-10-04 06:29:25 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 312 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 6.125 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.43 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 147 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 us7000blvf Id of event.
Event Code 7000blvf An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000blvf, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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