A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 193 km NNW of Fais, Micronesia (120 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, 139.6754° East, 11.3043° North, depth 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 01:59:03 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000492d. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000492d. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/12/15 / 2015-12-20 16:59:03 / December 20, 2015 @ 4:59 pm.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 193 km NNW of Fais, Micronesia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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