A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported Mariana Islands region (0 miles) on Thursday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:20:05 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000b2pz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b2pz. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 147.5972 East, latitude 19.6108 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 01:20:05 / July 16, 2020 @ 1:20 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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