A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 144 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam (89 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us10006q5a. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006q5a. Global time and date of event 11/09/16 / 2016-09-11 11:02:49 / September 11, 2016 @ 11:02 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:02:49 / 9:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 144.0939 East, latitude 12.0875 North, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-nine 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.
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