A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Mariana Islands region (0 miles) on Tuesday. 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: 08/11/16 / 2016-11-08 00:25:54 / November 8, 2016 @ 12:25 am. Exact location, longitude 148.5421° East, latitude 16.5681° North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000789l. Id of event: us1000789l. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:25:54 / 10:25 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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