A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 167 km ESE of JP Tinian Town pre-WW2, Northern Mariana Islands (104 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:25:41 / 3:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 146.9551 East, latitude 14.1915 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 05:25:41 / May 26, 2020 @ 5:25 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70009qej. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009qej.
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 fourteen 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. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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