A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (70 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.79 km (34 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: 13/11/17 / 2017-11-13 12:20:10 / November 13, 2017 @ 12:20 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 143.8836° East, 12.6044° North, depth 54.79 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:20:10 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000bsxx. Event ids that are associated: us2000bsxx.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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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