A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us600069bl. Unique identifier: us600069bl. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 122.83 km (76 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:02:42 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.7644 East, latitude 13.875 North, depth = 122.83 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/11/19 / 2019-11-02 07:02:42 / November 2, 2019 @ 7:02 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Merizo Village, Inarajan Village, Umatac Village (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 39 km NNW of Yigo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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