A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam. Id of earthquake: us70006fkw. Event ids that are associated: us70006fkw. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:56:44 / 8:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.894 East, latitude 13.7465 North, depth = 137.21 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/11/19 / 2019-11-25 22:56:44 / November 25, 2019 @ 10:56 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 137.21 km (85 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Merizo Village, Umatac Village, Inarajan Village (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 23 km (15 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 23 km N of Yigo Village, Guam.
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