A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 151 km SE of JP Tinian Town pre-WW2, Northern Mariana Islands (94 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 146.6842° East, 14.0749° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ajgm. Id of event: us2000ajgm. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 14:59:05 / September 10, 2017 @ 2:59 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:59:05 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nine 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.
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