A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Yigo Village in Guam. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 122.75 km (76 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:23:06 / 5:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 122.75 km, 145.1242° East, 13.9895° North. Id of earthquake: us6000dgzb. Event ids that are associated: us6000dgzb. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/21 / 2021-02-05 05:23:06 / February 5, 2021 @ 5:23 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Merizo Village, Umatac Village, Inarajan Village. Nearby country/countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Mongmong-Toto-Maite Village (c. 6 800 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 56 km NNE of Yigo Village, Guam. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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