A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Inarajan Village in Guam on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.2 km (34 miles). Id of earthquake: us60008ck5. Event ids that are associated: us60008ck5. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/20 / 2020-03-04 14:57:54 / March 4, 2020 @ 2:57 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 145.0503 East, latitude 12.9906 North, depth = 54.2 km. The temblor was detected at 00:57:54 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Piti Village, Asan-Maina Village, Yigo Village (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Close country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 45 km SE of Inarajan Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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