A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 277 km NNE of Fais, Micronesia (172 miles). Event id: us10007vql. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007vql. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 141.1098 East, latitude 12.2019 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/17 / 2017-01-11 21:17:54 / January 11, 2017 @ 9:17 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:17:54 / 6:17 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days thirty-one 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
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