A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 208 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam (129 miles). Event id: us7000d14j. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d14j. Exact location of event, depth 30.03 km, 143.345° East, 11.9048° North. The temblor was detected at 03:37:30 / 3:37 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.03 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 03:37:30 / January 9, 2021 @ 3:37 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 208 km SW of Merizo Village, Guam.
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