A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 30 km SE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (19 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/18 / 2018-09-01 07:11:51 / September 1, 2018 @ 7:11 am UTC/GMT. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:11:51 / 5:11 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000hag2. Event ids that are associated: us2000hag2. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 182.73 km (114 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 145.8614° East, latitude 18.5664° North, depth = 182.73 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 30 km SE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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