A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 50 km NE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (31 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 01:15:45 / 1:15 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000hf6e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hf6e. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 15:15:45 / September 15, 2018 @ 3:15 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 146.0056 East, latitude 19.0901 North, depth = 106.33 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 106.33 km (66 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 50 km NE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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