A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 253 km N of Fais, Micronesia (157 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/07/20 / 2020-07-13 06:22:31 / July 13, 2020 @ 6:22 am. The temblor was detected at 06:22:31 / 6:22 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000amlk. Id of event: us7000amlk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.2321 East, latitude 12.0378 North, depth = 10 km.
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 five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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