A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 226.63 km (141 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.4388 East, latitude 18.9042 North, depth = 226.63 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ddpc. Id of event: us6000ddpc. The temblor was picked up at 20:13:42 / 8:13 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 24/01/21 / 2021-01-24 20:13:42 / January 24, 2021 @ 8:13 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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