A earthquake magnitude 6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 153 km W of Merizo Village, Guam (95 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:24:31 / 10:24 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 50.5 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: pt17319000. Ids that are associated to the event: pt17319000. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.277 East, latitude 13.024 North, depth = 50.5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/11/17 / 2017-11-15 00:24:31 / November 15, 2017 @ 12:24 am.
There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 153 km W of Merizo Village, Guam.
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