Harman Patil

1993 Guam earthquake

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Origin time  08:34:26 UTC
Depth  59 km (37 mi)
Total damage  $250 million
Magnitude  7.8 Mw
Type  Thrust
1993 Guam earthquake
Date  August 8, 1993 (1993-08-08)

The 1993 Guam earthquake occurred on August 8 at 18:34:26 local time with a moment magnitude of 7.8 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of IX (Violent). The thrust earthquake generated a non-destructive tsunami, left up to people 71 injured, and inflicted about $250 million in damage on Guam.

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1993 Guam earthquake Wikipedia


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