A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km WSW of Merizo Village, Guam (63 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 123.44 km (77 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 143.7595° East, latitude 13.0338° North, depth = 123.44 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:19:00 / 4:19 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us7000divx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000divx. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/03/21 / 2021-03-12 16:19:00 / March 12, 2021 @ 4:19 pm.
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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