A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 39 km SW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (24 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/07/18 / 2018-07-12 23:43:54 / July 12, 2018 @ 11:43 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000g7yb. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000g7yb. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:43:54 / 9:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.5235 East, latitude 17.8463 North, depth = 299.57 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 299.57 km (186 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 39 km SW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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