A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 299 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam (186 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/09/20 / 2020-09-23 16:05:56 / September 23, 2020 @ 4:05 pm. The temblor was detected at 16:05:56 / 4:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 143.4812° East, 10.8212° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly 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). Unique identifier: us6000c2jl. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c2jl.
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 299 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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