A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 107 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam (66 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 00:50:56 / May 17, 2020 @ 12:50 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.9 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:50:56 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 144.1759 East, latitude 12.4183 North, depth = 28.9 km. Id of earthquake: us70009ihs. Event ids that are associated: us70009ihs.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 107 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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