A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 201.2 km (125 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 145.5946 East, latitude 18.8054 North, depth = 201.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/11/20 / 2020-11-16 04:05:54 / November 16, 2020 @ 4:05 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cqep. Id of event: us6000cqep. The temblor was reported at 04:05:54 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. 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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