A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 42 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (26 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000blj2. Unique identifier: us2000blj2. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 213.86 km (133 miles). The temblor was picked up at 02:28:55 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/11/17 / 2017-11-01 16:28:55 / November 1, 2017 @ 4:28 pm. Exact location, longitude 145.3123° East, latitude 18.9479° North, depth = 213.86 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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