A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 30 km NW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (19 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:25:31 / 12:25 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70008h3l. Unique identifier: us70008h3l. The epicenter was at a depth of 228.65 km (142 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 145.4346 East, latitude 18.931 North, depth = 228.65 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/03/20 / 2020-03-27 02:25:31 / March 27, 2020 @ 2:25 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 30 km NW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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