A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported Mariana Islands region (0 miles) on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 124.17 km (77 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/04/17 / 2017-04-21 18:30:42 / April 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:30:42 / 6:30 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10008n5w. Event ids that are associated: us10008n5w. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 141.9911° East, latitude 12.2012° North, depth = 124.17 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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