A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:53:05 / 2:53 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/08/20 / 2020-08-06 14:53:05 / August 6, 2020 @ 2:53 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bdce. Id of event: us6000bdce. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.533 East, latitude 18.9528 North, depth = 211.03 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 211.03 km (131 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-five 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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