A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 66 km NE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (41 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:15:03 / 6:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 99.67 km (62 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70007q46. Event ids that are associated: us70007q46. Exact location of event, depth 99.67 km, 146.0846° East, 19.2233° North. Global time and date of event 07/02/20 / 2020-02-07 08:15:03 / February 7, 2020 @ 8:15 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 66 km NE of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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