A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 23 km S of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (14 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:46:16 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 202.12 km (126 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/10/16 / 2016-10-21 19:46:16 / October 21, 2016 @ 7:46 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 145.693° East, 18.5563° North, depth 202.12 km. 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: us100072f2. Id of event: us100072f2.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km S of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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