A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 154 km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (96 miles). Event id: us20003ny7. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20003ny7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 147.1292 East, latitude 18.8878 North, depth = 35.93 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.93 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:03:03 / 4:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/09/15 / 2015-09-13 06:03:03 / September 13, 2015 @ 6:03 am.
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 two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 154 km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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