A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 107 km E of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (66 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000c7l2. Id of event: us7000c7l2. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 10:16:58 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/10/20 / 2020-10-25 10:16:58 / October 25, 2020 @ 10:16 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 146.7469 East, latitude 15.312 North, depth = 48.55 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.55 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 107 km E of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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