A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 114 km NNW of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (71 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude 145.3933° East, latitude 16.1894° North, depth = 245.14 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:20:15 / 3:20 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/11/20 / 2020-11-03 15:20:15 / November 3, 2020 @ 3:20 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 245.14 km (152 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000c9sv. Unique identifier: us7000c9sv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 114 km NNW of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands.
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