A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Inarajan Village in Guam. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 51.76 km, 144.9656° East, 13.1725° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 51.76 km (32 miles). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:31:24 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/07/20 / 2020-07-11 19:31:24 / July 11, 2020 @ 7:31 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000am0v. Unique identifier: us7000am0v.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Piti Village, Asan-Maina Village, Yigo Village (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop). Nearby country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 26 km ESE of Inarajan Village, Guam.
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