A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 180 km SE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (112 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:21:40 / 10:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 45.98 km, 147.1756° East, 17.1819° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/11/15 / 2015-11-13 12:21:40 / November 13, 2015 @ 12:21 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 45.98 km (29 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003y30. Id of event: us10003y30.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 180 km SE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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