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Magnitude 7.1, deep earthquake in Guam – No Tsunami threat

M 7.1 massive earthquake shakes Guam today, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake's epicenter was located 4km NW of Piti Village. It was 83.2 miles deep.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said no tsunami had been generated because the quake was too deep.

06:14 UTC (local time 2014-09-17, 16:14 @ epicenter)

Epicenter Location
4 km (27mi) NW of Piti Village, Guam
50 km (31mi) NW of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village, Guam
54 km (34mi) WNW of Dededo Village, Guam
54 km (34mi) NW of Mangilao Village, Guam
48 km (30mi) NW of Hagatna, Guam

Original post: Natural Disasters List September 17, 2014

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