A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Agat Village in Guam. Unique identifier: us200041vu. Ids that are associated to the event: us200041vu. Global time and date of event 04/11/15 / 2015-11-04 08:43:44 / November 4, 2015 @ 8:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 140.73 km (87 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:43:44 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 140.73 km, 144.0775° East, 13.286° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yigo Village, Dededo Village, Barrigada Village. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 63 km W of Agat Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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