A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 152 km ENE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (94 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.16 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 147.1458 East, latitude 18.5173 North, depth = 22.16 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:24:13 / 7:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/06/17 / 2017-06-08 21:24:13 / June 8, 2017 @ 9:24 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009mph. Id of event: us20009mph.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 152 km ENE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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