A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 118.63 km (74 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 145.107° East, latitude 13.7275° North, depth = 118.63 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:54:14 / 1:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000jn9h. Event ids that are associated: us2000jn9h. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/19 / 2019-02-04 15:54:14 / February 4, 2019 @ 3:54 pm.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Merizo Village, Umatac Village, Inarajan Village. Epicenter of the earthquake was 37 km (23 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop). Close country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 31 km NE of Yigo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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