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Light earthquake: M4 quake strikes near Asan-Maina Village in Guam

Earthquake location 13.8866S, 144.584WA light earthquake magnitude 4 (mg/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Asan-Maina Village in Guam. The temblor was reported at 14:47:47 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 159.07 km (99 miles). Global time of event 21/04/15 / 2015-04-21 04:47:47 / April 21, 2015 @ 4:47 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 144.584 East, latitude 13.8866 North, depth 159.07 km, unique identifier, us200029vl.

Close countries, Guam (c. 159 000 pop). The epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Dededo Village (c. 44 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Yigo Village (c. 20 500 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village (c. 19 700 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Mangilao Village (c. 15 200 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Barrigada Village (c. 8 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Santa Rita Village (c. 7 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Inarajan Village, Merizo Village, Umatac Village.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 144.584° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 13.8866° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 159.07 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 48km NNW of Asan-Maina Village, Guam Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-04-21 04:47:47 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-05-07 02:40:28 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 246 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.404 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.41 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 119 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us200029vl Id of event.
Event Code 200029vl An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us200029vl, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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