A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 35 km NNE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 129.98 km, 145.7712° East, 19.0727° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 129.98 km (81 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/02/19 / 2019-02-12 12:34:15 / February 12, 2019 @ 12:34 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000jgma. Event ids that are associated: us2000jgma, pt19043000. The temblor was detected at 22:34:15 / 10:34 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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