A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 28 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (17 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 28/11/17 / 2017-11-28 17:38:00 / November 28, 2017 @ 5:38 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 186.69 km (116 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:38:00 / 3:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.6127 East, latitude 18.5114 North, depth = 186.69 km. Unique identifier: us2000bvfp. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bvfp.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 28 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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