A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 237 km ENE of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (147 miles). Id of earthquake: us70007n1x. Event ids that are associated: us70007n1x. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 147.8883° East, latitude 15.7807° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 10:37:02 / February 11, 2020 @ 10:37 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:37:02 / 8:37 pm (local time epicenter).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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