A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Maug Islands region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 147.13 km (91 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 145.5889° East, 19.3345° North, depth 147.13 km. Unique identifier: us7000cn1m. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cn1m. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:12:42 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 21:12:42 / December 1, 2020 @ 9:12 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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