A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 117 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (73 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 09/12/20 / 2020-12-09 05:50:59 / December 9, 2020 @ 5:50 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000cqzq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cqzq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 144.0423 East, latitude 12.405 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:50:59 / 5:50 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 117 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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