A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 22 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (14 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 175.71 km (109 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/11/18 / 2018-11-24 21:58:21 / November 24, 2018 @ 9:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 175.71 km, 145.5835° East, 18.579° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000hxys. Id of event: us1000hxys. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:58:21 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 22 km SSW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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