A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles) on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 00:41:13 / February 21, 2021 @ 12:41 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 61.83 km (38 miles). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:41:13 / 12:41 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000djsn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000djsn. Exact location, longitude 146.5495° East, latitude 18.3599° North, depth = 61.83 km. 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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