A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 87 km ENE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (54 miles) on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 45.08 km (28 miles). Event id: us10008f4a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008f4a. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/04/17 / 2017-04-06 04:22:54 / April 6, 2017 @ 4:22 am. The temblor was reported at 14:22:54 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 146.4868 East, latitude 18.5178 North, depth = 45.08 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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