A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 206 km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands (128 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dybg. Unique identifier: us2000dybg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/04/18 / 2018-04-11 19:50:53 / April 11, 2018 @ 7:50 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 77.14 km (48 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 144.1105 East, latitude 22.2479 North, depth = 77.14 km. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:50:53 / 5:50 am (local time epicenter).
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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 206 km NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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