A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km SW of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands (58 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 04:36:41 / June 16, 2019 @ 4:36 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 144.993° East, latitude 15.8068° North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us600044am. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600044am. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:36:41 / 2:36 pm (local time epicenter).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 94 km SW of Anatahan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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