A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 156 km NNE of Rumung, Micronesia (97 miles) on Monday. Unique identifier: us60008cdq. Ids that are associated to the event: us60008cdq. Global time and date of event 09/03/20 / 2020-03-09 09:45:46 / March 9, 2020 @ 9:45 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 18:45:46 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 39.6 km (25 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 138.5994° East, latitude 10.9646° North, depth = 39.6 km.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. 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 one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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