A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 105 km S of Colonia, Micronesia (65 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000ddup. Event ids that are associated: us7000ddup. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/02/21 / 2021-02-26 08:38:52 / February 26, 2021 @ 8:38 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:38:52 / 8:38 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 138.0687° East, latitude 8.5681° North, depth = 10 km.
Each 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 three and in the last 365 days six 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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