A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Dededo Village in Guam. All ids that are associated to the event: us100076yx. Unique identifier: us100076yx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 144.665 East, latitude 13.892 North, depth = 158.62 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 158.62 km (99 miles). Global time and date of event 07/11/16 / 2016-11-07 13:39:33 / November 7, 2016 @ 1:39 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:39:33 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 46 km (28 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Merizo Village, Inarajan Village, Umatac Village.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-three 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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