A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 11 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (7 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20004fmy. Id of event: us20004fmy. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/12/15 / 2015-12-08 19:42:14 / December 8, 2015 @ 7:42 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.5721 East, latitude 18.8236 North, depth = 199.57 km. The temblor was detected at 05:42:14 / 5:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 199.57 km (124 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 11 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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