A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 163 km ESE of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (101 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:23:54 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 147.15° East, 14.6198° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70004kqk. Event ids that are associated: us70004kqk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/07/19 / 2019-07-05 05:23:54 / July 5, 2019 @ 5:23 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 163 km ESE of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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