A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 46 km WSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (29 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/01/20 / 2020-01-22 14:59:02 / January 22, 2020 @ 2:59 pm. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:59:02 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 145.398 East, latitude 17.8855 North, depth = 328.82 km. Event id: us60007liu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007liu. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 328.82 km (204 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km WSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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