A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 142 km N of Fais, Micronesia (88 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.52 km (19 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 140.6352 East, latitude 11.0453 North, depth = 30.52 km. Global time and date of event 14/11/18 / 2018-11-14 18:26:59 / November 14, 2018 @ 6:26 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us1000hrri. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hrri. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:26:59 / 3:26 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 142 km N of Fais, Micronesia.
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