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Light earthquake 4.6 mag, 76 km NNW of Basco, Philippines

Earthquake location 21.1062S, 121.7411WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 76 kilometers (47 miles) from Basco in Philippines on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/11/20 / 2020-11-03 17:59:05 / November 3, 2020 @ 5:59 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000c9we. Unique identifier: us7000c9we. The temblor was picked up at 17:59:05 / 5:59 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 121.7411 East, latitude 21.1062 North, depth = 103.11 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 103.11 km (64 miles).

Nearby country/countries, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Basco. The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Basco (c. 7 300 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 76 km NNW of Basco, Philippines. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 121.7411° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 21.1062° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 103.11 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 76 km NNW of Basco, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-11-03 17:59:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-11-03 18:24:36 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 326 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 1.81 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.02 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 84 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mwr The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000c9we Id of event.
Event Code 7000c9we An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000c9we, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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