A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 34 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (21 miles). Unique identifier: us2000d6eq. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000d6eq. 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 530.4 km (330 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/02/18 / 2018-02-12 03:52:47 / February 12, 2018 @ 3:52 am. Exact location, longitude 145.3497° East, latitude 18.8404° North, depth = 530.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 13:52:47 / 1:52 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 34 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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