A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 53 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands (33 miles). Exact location, longitude 145.448° East, latitude 19.1991° North, depth = 171.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 171.5 km (107 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:11:04 / 9:11 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us60009bel. Event ids that are associated: us60009bel. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/04/20 / 2020-04-18 23:11:04 / April 18, 2020 @ 11:11 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 53 km NNW of Agrihan, Northern Mariana Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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