A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 113 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam (70 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: us70009gle. Unique identifier: us70009gle. Exact location of earthquake, 144.2551° East, 12.3286° North, depth 33.7 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 04:47:51 / May 9, 2020 @ 4:47 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:47:51 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.7 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 113 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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