A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 26 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.5894 East, latitude 18.5434 North, depth = 181.19 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 181.19 km (113 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/01/18 / 2018-01-01 00:19:14 / January 1, 2018 @ 12:19 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 10:19:14 / 10:19 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000ck1k. Unique identifier: us2000ck1k.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-five 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 26 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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