A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (mg/mb) was reported Sunday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Anatahan in Northern Mariana Islands. The temblor was reported at 12:38:30 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 98.22 km (61 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-31 02:38:30 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 146.102 East, latitude 15.9056 North, depth 98.22 km.
Close countries, Northern Mariana Islands (c. 54 000 pop). The epicenter was 86 km (53 miles) from Saipan (c. 48 200 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Saipan.
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