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Minor earthquake: M3.9 quake has struck near Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands

Earthquake location 18.9487S, 145.273WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands (0 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 221.448 km (138 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/06/24 / 2024-06-26 09:09:07 / June 26, 2024 @ 9:09 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 09:09:07 / 9:09 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000na33. Id of event: us6000na33. Exact location, longitude 145.273° East, latitude 18.9487° North, depth = 221.448 km.

In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 145.273° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.9487° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 221.448 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-26 09:09:07 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-07-10 11:20:54 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 234 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 14 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 3.72 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.34 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 148 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000na33 Id of event.
Event Code 6000na33 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000na33, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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