A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 16 km WNW of Onoun, Micronesia (10 miles). The temblor was detected at 08:33:17 / 8:33 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70005t9b. Event ids that are associated: us70005t9b. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/10/19 / 2019-10-10 22:33:17 / October 10, 2019 @ 10:33 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 149.5519° East, 8.6337° North, depth 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 16 km WNW of Onoun, Micronesia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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