A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 168 km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (104 miles). Exact location of event, depth 178.05 km, 147.2639° East, 18.7063° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/16 / 2016-09-02 21:44:05 / September 2, 2016 @ 9:44 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us10006kj2. Event ids that are associated: us10006kj2. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 178.05 km (111 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 07:44:05 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 168 km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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