A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 212 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (132 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 142.757 East, latitude 12.8562 North, depth = 90.22 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 90.22 km (56 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000af6b. Unique identifier: us6000af6b. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 21:48:47 / June 19, 2020 @ 9:48 pm. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:48:47 / 9:48 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 212 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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