A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 58 kilometers (36 miles) from Asan-Maina Village in Guam on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.5544 East, latitude 13.9745 North, depth = 190.57 km. The temblor was detected at 19:22:35 / 7:22 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 190.57 km (118 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 09:22:35 / September 7, 2019 @ 9:22 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70005fxd. Event ids that are associated: us70005fxd.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Inarajan Village, Merizo Village, Umatac Village. Country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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