A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 49 km SSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (30 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007638. Unique identifier: us10007638. The epicenter was at a depth of 214.67 km (133 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:05:43 / 1:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 214.67 km, 145.6312° East, 17.6863° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 15:05:43 / November 1, 2016 @ 3:05 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-seven 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.
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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: 49 km SSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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