A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 151 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (94 miles). Unique identifier: us2000a4h5. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a4h5. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:33:13 / 6:33 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 31/07/17 / 2017-07-31 20:33:13 / July 31, 2017 @ 8:33 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 200.33 km (124 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 143.3065° East, latitude 12.9656° North, depth = 200.33 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 one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 151 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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