A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 228.93 km (142 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/01/21 / 2021-01-13 19:49:13 / January 13, 2021 @ 7:49 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 145.3394° East, 18.8694° North, depth 228.93 km. Id of earthquake: us7000d24x. Event ids that are associated: us7000d24x. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:49:13 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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