A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 174 km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (108 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 55.81 km (35 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 147.32 East, latitude 18.8448 North, depth = 55.81 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/18 / 2018-02-25 01:22:39 / February 25, 2018 @ 1:22 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dcwf. Unique identifier: us2000dcwf. The temblor was picked up at 11:22:39 / 11:22 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 174 km E of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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