A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Guam region kilometers (0 miles) from Guam region. Global time and date of event 29/06/17 / 2017-06-29 07:26:39 / June 29, 2017 @ 7:26 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.4918 East, latitude 13.5107 North, depth = 146.64 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 146.64 km (91 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:26:39 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000978k. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000978k. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (23 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 31 km (20 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yigo Village, Inarajan Village, Dededo Village (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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