A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 47 km ENE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (29 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 151.96 km (94 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70007nut. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007nut. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:15:02 / 2:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 146.0883 East, latitude 18.9264 North, depth = 151.96 km. Global time and date of event 03/02/20 / 2020-02-03 16:15:02 / February 3, 2020 @ 4:15 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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