A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:52:52 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 08:52:52 / August 9, 2020 @ 8:52 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000bbdk. Event ids that are associated: us6000bbdk. Exact location of earthquake, 145.4659° East, 18.3381° North, depth 297.81 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 297.81 km (185 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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