A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Dededo Village in Guam on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/04/19 / 2019-04-21 22:10:40 / April 21, 2019 @ 10:10 pm. Exact location of event, depth 187.24 km, 144.6337° East, 13.9481° North. Event id: us70003a2e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003a2e. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 187.24 km (116 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 08:10:40 / 8:10 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Inarajan Village, Merizo Village, Umatac Village (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop).
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 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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: 52 km NNW of Dededo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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