A earthquake magnitude 6.2 (ml/mb) strikes 254 km N of Fais, Micronesia (158 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 12.41 km, 140.2451° East, 12.0532° North. Unique identifier: us7000aixy. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000aixy. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.41 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/07/20 / 2020-07-06 18:16:18 / July 6, 2020 @ 6:16 pm. The temblor was detected at 18:16:18 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world each year.
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