A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 127 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (79 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 01:32:09 / September 11, 2017 @ 1:32 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ajsk. Id of event: us2000ajsk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 143.5275° East, latitude 12.9878° North, depth = 114.89 km. The temblor was detected at 11:32:09 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 114.89 km (71 miles).
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 seventeen 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 127 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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