A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 66 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (41 miles). Event id: us100086su. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100086su. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/17 / 2017-02-24 16:51:32 / February 24, 2017 @ 4:51 pm. Exact location of earthquake, 145.1165° East, 19.067° North, depth 258.56 km. The temblor was detected at 02:51:32 / 2:51 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 258.56 km (161 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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