A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 122 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam (76 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 79.24 km, 144.0583° East, 12.3296° North. The temblor was picked up at 12:41:53 / 12:41 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c732. Id of event: us6000c732. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/10/20 / 2020-10-06 12:41:53 / October 6, 2020 @ 12:41 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 79.24 km (49 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 122 km SSW of Merizo Village, Guam. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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