A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village in Guam. Exact location of earthquake, 144.7637° East, 13.5469° North, depth 126.69 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 126.69 km (79 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 16/09/19 / 2019-09-16 13:06:29 / September 16, 2019 @ 1:06 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 23:06:29 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us60005mvg. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60005mvg.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Merizo Village, Inarajan Village, Umatac Village. The epicenter was 9 km (5 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 12 km (7 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Close country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 6 km NNW of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village, Guam.
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