A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 04:59:24 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d7s4. Id of event: us6000d7s4. The epicenter was at a depth of 158.06 km (98 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 145.6018 East, latitude 18.7505 North, depth = 158.06 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 04:59:24 / January 2, 2021 @ 4:59 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-six 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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