A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 132 km NE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (82 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/10/19 / 2019-10-02 20:10:54 / October 2, 2019 @ 8:10 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 146.3757 East, latitude 19.7543 North, depth = 72.04 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 72.04 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:10:54 / 6:10 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005pzy. Id of event: us70005pzy.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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