A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 134 km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands (83 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 116.05 km (72 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:44:34 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 144.3414° East, 21.6312° North, depth 116.05 km. Global time and date of event 13/07/18 / 2018-07-13 22:44:34 / July 13, 2018 @ 10:44 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000g4p2. Event ids that are associated: us2000g4p2.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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