A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 152 km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands (94 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 107.45 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/04/19 / 2019-04-29 14:28:14 / April 29, 2019 @ 2:28 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003igt. Unique identifier: us70003igt. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 00:28:14 / 12:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 107.45 km, 144.2002° East, 21.7521° North.
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 twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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