A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Palau region (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:04:27 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 132.6368 East, latitude 2.1563 North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/17 / 2017-02-22 13:04:27 / February 22, 2017 @ 1:04 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008lfd. Unique identifier: us20008lfd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 one 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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