A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 136.09 km, 145.9692° East, 18.047° North. The temblor was picked up at 17:43:21 / 5:43 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000ahu4. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000ahu4. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/06/20 / 2020-06-17 17:43:21 / June 17, 2020 @ 5:43 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 136.09 km (85 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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