A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 256 km N of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (159 miles). Unique identifier: us6000c94r. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c94r. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/10/20 / 2020-10-18 06:07:03 / October 18, 2020 @ 6:07 am. Exact location of earthquake, 145.4194° East, 17.5059° North, depth 483.88 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 483.88 km (301 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:07:03 / 6:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 256 km N of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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