A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was reported 230 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (143 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us1000auf4. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000auf4. The temblor was picked up at 09:07:24 / 9:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.3137 East, latitude 11.6686 North, depth = 26.37 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.37 km (16 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/17 / 2017-10-19 23:07:24 / October 19, 2017 @ 11:07 pm.
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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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