A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 243 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (151 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jgtq. Id of event: us1000jgtq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 148.14 km, 142.5315° East, 12.6079° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/19 / 2019-03-15 21:17:28 / March 15, 2019 @ 9:17 pm. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:17:28 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 148.14 km (92 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 243 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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