A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). Event id: us2000h8fy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000h8fy. Exact location, longitude 145.5779° East, latitude 18.6684° North, depth = 243.1 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 243.1 km (151 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/18 / 2018-09-04 22:26:52 / September 4, 2018 @ 10:26 pm. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:26:52 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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