On Saturday, the United States Geological Survey
originally reported a 6.6-magnitude earthquake striking the Mariana Islands in the Pacific Ocean but later downgraded the earthquake to 6.2-magnitude.
The strong earthquake was located 185 miles (295 km) southeast of Hagatna, Guam and 280 miles (450 km) south of Saipan, Mariana Islands. The quake’s depth was measured at 6.2 miles (10 km).
There were no reports of injuries, fatalities or significant damages.
reports that the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center did not issue a tsunami alert for the region.