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Light earthquake, 4.2 mag strikes near Kinablangan in Philippines

Earthquake location 7.8281S, 127.115WA light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Kinablangan in Philippines on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/06/24 / 2024-06-02 19:42:10 / June 2, 2024 @ 7:42 pm. Unique identifier: us7000mr01. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000mr01. The temblor was detected at 19:42:10 / 7:42 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.913 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 127.115 East, latitude 7.8281 North, depth = 11.913 km.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Manay, Lingig, Cateel (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Manay (c. 20 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Baganga (c. 10 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Taytayan (c. 6 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Cateel (c. 6 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Lingig (c. 6 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Kinablangan (c. 5 400 pop). Close 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 one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km ENE of Kinablangan, Philippines. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 127.115° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 7.8281° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 11.913 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 64 km ENE of Kinablangan, Philippines Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-02 19:42:10 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-07 17:58:19 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 271 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 25 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.699 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 120 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 us7000mr01 Id of event.
Event Code 7000mr01 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000mr01, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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