A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 47 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (29 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:02:25 / 12:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 93.86 km (58 miles). Unique identifier: us20004zi4. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004zi4. Exact location of event, depth 93.86 km, 145.5661° East, 19.1823° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/02/16 / 2016-02-08 02:02:25 / February 8, 2016 @ 2:02 am.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 47 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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