A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 259 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (161 miles). Id of earthquake: us60007cv7. Event ids that are associated: us60007cv7. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/20 / 2020-01-22 13:49:57 / January 22, 2020 @ 1:49 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 142.9985° East, latitude 11.5847° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:49:57 / 11:49 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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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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: 259 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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