A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 73 kilometers (45 miles) from Merizo Village in Guam. Exact location of event, longitude 144.5744 East, latitude 12.6076 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:31:07 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000a3hm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000a3hm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/06/20 / 2020-06-01 07:31:07 / June 1, 2020 @ 7:31 am.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Barrigada Village, Hagåtña, Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village. Earthquake epicenter was 97 km (60 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Chalan Pago-Ordot Village (c. 6 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Yona Village (c. 6 500 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Agat Village (c. 5 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 73 km S of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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