A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 258 km N of Fais, Micronesia (160 miles) on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 03:43:26 / July 7, 2020 @ 3:43 am. Exact location, longitude 140.2215° East, latitude 12.082° North, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Unique identifier: us7000andn. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000andn. The temblor was picked up at 03:43:26 / 3:43 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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