A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 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). Id of earthquake: us6000djpz. Event ids that are associated: us6000djpz. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:38:05 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 14:38:05 / February 20, 2021 @ 2:38 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 67.41 km (42 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 146.58° East, 18.3947° North, depth 67.41 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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