A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam. 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: us60003t64. Unique identifier: us60003t64. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/05/19 / 2019-05-20 19:28:34 / May 20, 2019 @ 7:28 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 144.8222 East, latitude 13.8215 North, depth = 116.12 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 116.12 km (72 miles). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:28:34 / 5:28 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Merizo Village, Inarajan Village, Umatac Village (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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