A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 129 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (80 miles). Event id: us20007fnd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007fnd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 135.03 km (84 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.5206 East, latitude 12.9545 North, depth = 135.03 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/10/16 / 2016-10-15 17:25:33 / October 15, 2016 @ 5:25 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:25:33 / 3:25 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 129 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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