A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, 145.2755° East, 18.4087° North, depth 496.11 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 02:01:09 / August 21, 2020 @ 2:01 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bdrf. Id of event: us7000bdrf. The temblor was reported at 02:01:09 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 496.11 km (308 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands.
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