A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 16 km N of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (10 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004ww8. Unique identifier: us20004ww8. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 15:53:55 / January 30, 2016 @ 3:53 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:53:55 / 1:53 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 331.98 km (206 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 331.98 km, 145.6855° East, 18.9111° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 16 km N of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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