A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 37 km SSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (23 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 218.33 km, 145.6877° East, 17.7786° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 12:17:54 / February 2, 2020 @ 12:17 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 218.33 km (136 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:17:54 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70007n4g. Event ids that are associated: us70007n4g.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km SSW of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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