A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 112 km S of Merizo Village, Guam (70 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008i4f. Id of event: us10008i4f. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/04/17 / 2017-04-16 14:21:31 / April 16, 2017 @ 2:21 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 00:21:31 / 12:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.4838 East, latitude 12.2677 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 112 km S of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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