A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 22 km NE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (14 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 145.8913 East, latitude 18.278 North, depth = 178.65 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 178.65 km (111 miles). Event id: us600044yf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600044yf. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/06/19 / 2019-06-23 23:23:05 / June 23, 2019 @ 11:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 09:23:05 / 9:23 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 22 km NE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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