A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km SE of San Jose Village, Northern Mariana Islands (88 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/09/20 / 2020-09-07 07:32:32 / September 7, 2020 @ 7:32 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:32:32 / 7:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000bj7d. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000bj7d. Exact location of event, longitude 146.6328 East, latitude 14.1412 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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