A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 125 km ESE of Yigo Village, Guam (78 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/06/17 / 2017-06-21 23:15:03 / June 21, 2017 @ 11:15 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.8916 East, latitude 12.9635 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:15:03 / 9:15 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009ny7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009ny7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 125 km ESE of Yigo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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