A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 186 km ESE of San Jose Village, Northern Mariana Islands (116 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:45:35 / 11:45 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 23:45:35 / August 11, 2020 @ 11:45 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000bg20. Event ids that are associated: us6000bg20. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 147.0959 East, latitude 14.0878 North, depth = 10 km.
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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