A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (mg/mb) was reported Thursday, 83 kilometers (52 miles) from Yigo Mayor’s Office in Guam. The temblor was reported at 17:50:03 / 5:50 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 42.83 km (27 miles). Global time of event 12/03/15 / 2015-03-12 07:50:03 / March 12, 2015 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 145.5271 East, latitude 13.1035 North, depth 42.83 km, unique identifier, us10001luu.
Close countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). The epicenter was 88 km (54 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Agat Village, Piti Village, Santa Rita Village.
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