A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Mariana Islands region (0 miles) on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 22:41:43 / October 21, 2020 @ 10:41 pm. Unique identifier: us6000cb23. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cb23. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 22:41:43 / 10:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 147.2508° East, 18.8153° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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