A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Guam region kilometers (0 miles) from Guam region. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/11/20 / 2020-11-24 14:02:29 / November 24, 2020 @ 2:02 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:02:29 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.6407 East, latitude 13.5734 North, depth = 107.59 km. Unique identifier: us7000ckdl. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ckdl. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 107.59 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Inarajan Village, Merizo Village, Umatac Village. Nearby country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-eight 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.
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