A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 264 km N of Fais, Micronesia (164 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/20 / 2020-07-14 14:58:38 / July 14, 2020 @ 2:58 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 14:58:38 / 2:58 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us7000ashg. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ashg. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.3097 East, latitude 12.1473 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 264 km N of Fais, Micronesia.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.