A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 100 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (62 miles). Unique identifier: us70005lqz. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005lqz. Exact location of earthquake, 145.2158° East, 19.5706° North, depth 164.52 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/09/19 / 2019-09-18 15:59:39 / September 18, 2019 @ 3:59 pm. The temblor was reported at 01:59:39 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 164.52 km (102 miles).
Each 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 100 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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