A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 153 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (95 miles) on Monday. The temblor was detected at 19:28:05 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 143.8751° East, 12.123° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 09:28:05 / March 11, 2019 @ 9:28 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us1000jdif. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jdif.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 153 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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