A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 23 km NW of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands (14 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000i5h7. Id of event: us2000i5h7. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/10/18 / 2018-10-27 11:14:54 / October 27, 2018 @ 11:14 am. The temblor was detected at 21:14:54 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.4935 East, latitude 16.4909 North, depth = 175.21 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 175.21 km (109 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 23 km NW of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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