A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 99 km S of Merizo Village, Guam (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 144.7081° East, 12.3695° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70004j1r. Unique identifier: us70004j1r. The temblor was detected at 10:21:25 / 10:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/07/19 / 2019-07-04 00:21:25 / July 4, 2019 @ 12:21 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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