A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (70 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 38.36 km (24 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:27:51 / 11:27 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/11/17 / 2017-11-13 01:27:51 / November 13, 2017 @ 1:27 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.9896 East, latitude 12.4961 North, depth = 38.36 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bmh9. Id of event: us2000bmh9.
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 four and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 112 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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