A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 229 km WNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands (142 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 02:52:16 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 305.24 km (190 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009pbq. Unique identifier: us20009pbq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/06/17 / 2017-06-20 16:52:16 / June 20, 2017 @ 4:52 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 143.0187 East, latitude 21.6328 North, depth = 305.24 km.
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 twenty-eight 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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