A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 50 km W of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (31 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.1895 East, latitude 18.7113 North, depth = 191.51 km. Global time and date of event 30/08/19 / 2019-08-30 08:00:16 / August 30, 2019 @ 8:00 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70005cbr. Event ids that are associated: us70005cbr. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:00:16 / 6:00 pm (local time epicenter). 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 191.51 km (119 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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