A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:24:08 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/10/20 / 2020-10-26 07:24:08 / October 26, 2020 @ 7:24 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 208.99 km (130 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.8026 East, latitude 18.5256 North, depth = 208.99 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000cd7v. Unique identifier: us6000cd7v.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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