A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 27 km N of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (17 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 28/06/17 / 2017-06-28 15:55:06 / June 28, 2017 @ 3:55 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us100096wd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100096wd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 182.54 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 182.54 km, 145.7995° East, 18.3595° North. The temblor was detected at 01:55:06 / 1:55 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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