A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 30 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (19 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 205.8 km (128 miles). Global time and date of event 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 20:56:07 / May 13, 2017 @ 8:56 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us10008wg5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008wg5. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 06:56:07 / 6:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 145.5072° East, latitude 18.5342° North, depth = 205.8 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 30 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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