A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 33 km WSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (21 miles). Exact location, longitude 145.398° East, latitude 18.6138° North, depth = 184.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 184.2 km (114 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 12:04:18 / June 5, 2017 @ 12:04 pm. The temblor was detected at 22:04:18 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20009lk5. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009lk5.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km WSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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