A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam. The epicenter was at a depth of 116.08 km (72 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 145.1594° East, latitude 14.0699° North, depth = 116.08 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:33:12 / 10:33 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 10:33:12 / June 24, 2020 @ 10:33 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000ahra. Unique identifier: us6000ahra.
Country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). Event epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Agat Village, Santa Rita Village, Talofofo Village.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 65 km NNE of Yigo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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