A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 95.91 km, 146.0823° East, 18.5217° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/11/20 / 2020-11-17 04:55:53 / November 17, 2020 @ 4:55 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 95.91 km (60 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cfzv. Id of event: us7000cfzv. The temblor was picked up at 04:55:53 / 4:55 am (local time epicenter).
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 three and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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