A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 41 km ESE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands (25 miles). The temblor was detected at 12:16:38 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 100.32 km, 146.1397° East, 17.9946° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/04/20 / 2020-04-27 02:16:38 / April 27, 2020 @ 2:16 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 100.32 km (62 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us700097q7. Unique identifier: us700097q7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 41 km ESE of Pagan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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