A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 23:31:15 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 108.05 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 145.9426° East, latitude 18.77° North, depth = 108.05 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/10/20 / 2020-10-02 23:31:15 / October 2, 2020 @ 11:31 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c521. Unique identifier: us6000c521.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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