A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, Mariana Islands region (0 miles). Event id: us7000dgkl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dgkl. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/03/21 / 2021-03-06 18:18:34 / March 6, 2021 @ 6:18 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.52 km (8 miles). The 5.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:18:34 / 6:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.4707 East, latitude 21.1035 North, depth = 13.52 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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