A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was reported 110 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (68 miles) on Friday. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:40:18 / 2:40 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008t0m. Id of event: us70008t0m. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/04/20 / 2020-04-10 04:40:18 / April 10, 2020 @ 4:40 am. Exact location, longitude 143.9972° East, latitude 12.5196° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 110 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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