A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 122 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (76 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 143.5725 East, latitude 13.0065 North, depth = 138.41 km. Id of earthquake: us70009kqc. Event ids that are associated: us70009kqc. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 138.41 km (86 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 21:13:58 / 9:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 11:13:58 / May 19, 2020 @ 11:13 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 122 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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