A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 258 km W of Merizo Village, Guam (160 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 93.79 km (58 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d8cd. Unique identifier: us2000d8cd. The temblor was reported at 19:11:28 / 7:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/18 / 2018-02-17 10:11:28 / February 17, 2018 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 142.2971° East, latitude 12.9927° North, depth = 93.79 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 258 km W of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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