A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Mariana Islands region (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 13:30:38 / December 8, 2020 @ 1:30 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cqb8. Unique identifier: us7000cqb8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 208.85 km, 143.3093° East, 21.8973° North. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:30:38 / 1:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 208.85 km (130 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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