A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 99 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (62 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 575.96 km (358 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 03:46:58 / February 7, 2020 @ 3:46 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:46:58 / 1:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 144.8328° East, latitude 19.19° North, depth = 575.96 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70007kn1. Unique identifier: us70007kn1.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 fourty-six 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 99 km WNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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