A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Dededo Village in Guam. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 04:45:59 / May 15, 2020 @ 4:45 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us70009n63. Event ids that are associated: us70009n63. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.7199 East, latitude 13.6789 North, depth = 126.32 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:45:59 / 2:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 126.32 km (78 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Merizo Village, Inarajan Village, Umatac Village (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 22 km NW of Dededo Village, Guam.
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