A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 43 km NW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (27 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 241.34 km (150 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jbb6. Unique identifier: us1000jbb6. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/02/19 / 2019-02-24 05:26:13 / February 24, 2019 @ 5:26 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:26:13 / 3:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 241.34 km, 145.3544° East, 19.0268° North.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 43 km NW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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