A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 21 km SW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (13 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/02/16 / 2016-02-24 00:50:28 / February 24, 2016 @ 12:50 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004s8m. Id of event: us10004s8m. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 590.74 km (367 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.5146 East, latitude 18.6317 North, depth = 590.74 km. The temblor was picked up at 10:50:28 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 21 km SW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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