A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Mariana Islands region (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.95 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:08:38 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 14:08:38 / January 7, 2016 @ 2:08 pm. Event id: us10004e5b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004e5b. Exact location, longitude 147.6658° East, latitude 16.7326° North, depth = 32.95 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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