A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 32 km S of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (20 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 198.87 km, 145.64° East, 18.4715° North. The temblor was picked up at 01:24:54 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 198.87 km (124 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/12/19 / 2019-12-06 15:24:54 / December 6, 2019 @ 3:24 pm. Event id: us60006r89. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006r89.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 32 km S of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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