A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 83 km E of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (52 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 56.31 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:13:19 / 1:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 56.31 km, 146.5532° East, 18.2442° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005y29. Id of event: us20005y29. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/05/16 / 2016-05-19 15:13:19 / May 19, 2016 @ 3:13 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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