A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 58 km WNW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (36 miles). Event id: us20009p2p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009p2p. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/06/17 / 2017-06-17 09:31:12 / June 17, 2017 @ 9:31 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:31:12 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 294.58 km (183 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 145.2372° East, 18.2462° North, depth 294.58 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 58 km WNW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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