A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Northern Islands Municipality – Mayor’s Office in Northern Mariana Islands on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 94.54 km, 145.717° East, 15.3324° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 08:51:19 / November 23, 2019 @ 8:51 am. Event id: us70006ehk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006ehk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 94.54 km (59 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:51:19 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Northern Mariana Islands (c. 54 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Jose Village, Saipan. Epicenter of the event was 14 km (9 miles) from Saipan (c. 48 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from San Jose Village (c. 15 000 pop).
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 occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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