A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Asan-Maina Village in Guam. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bpfp. Id of event: us7000bpfp. Exact location, longitude 144.5296° East, latitude 13.9026° North, depth = 148.45 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/09/20 / 2020-09-13 08:08:10 / September 13, 2020 @ 8:08 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 08:08:10 / 8:08 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 148.45 km (92 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). Event epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Inarajan Village, Merizo Village, Umatac Village (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 51 km NNW of Asan-Maina Village, Guam.
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