A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam on Saturday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:16:13 / 9:16 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us100075x6. Ids that are associated to the event: us100075x6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.66 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 144.9394 East, latitude 13.7223 North, depth = 19.66 km. Global time and date of event 04/11/16 / 2016-11-04 23:16:13 / November 4, 2016 @ 11:16 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 25 km (16 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Merizo Village, Umatac Village, Inarajan Village.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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