A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 71 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (44 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 10:26:17 / February 20, 2019 @ 10:26 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000j9dh. Unique identifier: us1000j9dh. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:26:17 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 145.4572° East, latitude 19.3783° North, depth = 185.59 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 185.59 km (115 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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