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Deep M6.2 earthquake hits Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands

A deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit the Pagan region, Northern Mariana Islands at 21:08 UTC on June 13, 2020 (07:08 LT, June 14). The agency is reporting a depth of 614 km (381 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 590 km (366 miles). This...

June 13, 2020

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Typhoon warnings in Northern Mariana Islands as Fengshen rapidly intensifies

Typhoon "Fengshen" underwent rapid intensification on November 15, 2019. Typhoon warnings remain in effect for Agrihan, Pagan, and Alamagan in the Northern Mariana Islands. According to Joint Typhoon Warning Center's (JTWC) warning issued at 15:00 UTC,...

November 15, 2019

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Deep M6.4 earthquake hits Northern Mariana Islands

A deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit the Northern Mariana Islands at 15:51 UTC on June 28, 2019. The agency is reporting a depth of 460 km (285 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 453 km (281 miles). The epicenter was located 536 km (333...

June 28, 2019

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Extensive damage to Saipan, Tinian and Rota after deadly Super Typhoon "Yutu" makes landfall

At least one person has been killed in Saipan and many others injured after Category 5 Super Typhoon "Yutu" made landfall in the Northern Mariana Islands early Thursday (local time), October 25, 2018. The storm left extensive damage and set the scale for...

October 25, 2018

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Super Typhoon "Yutu" makes landfall as the strongest on record to hit Saipan and Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands

The center of Category 5 Super Typhoon "Yutu" moved over the Northern Mariana Islands between 14:00 and 17:00 UTC on October 24, 2018, with maximum sustained winds of 290 km/h (180 mph) and gusts to 350 km/h (220 mph). Although the region is reasonably...

October 24, 2018

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Typhoon "Mangkhut" over the Marianas, track takes it toward Philippines and Taiwan as a Super Typhoon

Typhoon "Mangkhut" is dropping heavy rain and producing wind gusts of up to 204 km/h (126 mph) across Northern Marianas and Guam on September 10. The storm is heading westward towards the northern Philippines and Taiwan and is forecast to reach a Super...

September 10, 2018

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M6.4 earthquake hits Anatahan region, Northern Mariana Islands

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit Anatahan region, Northern Mariana Islands at 22:35 UTC on August 28, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 59.9 km (37.2 miles). EMSC is reporting Mw6.4 at a depth of 80 m (49 miles). This...

August 28, 2018

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Shallow M6.0 earthquake hits Northern Mariana Islands

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit the Northern Mariana Islands at 23:14 UTC on February 11, 2018. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.0 at a depth of 40 km (24.8 miles). According to the USGS,...

February 11, 2018

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Very strong M7.7 earthquake at intermediate depth hits Northern Mariana Islands

A very strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M7.7 hit Northern Mariana Islands at 21:18 UTC on July 29, 2016. The agency is reporting a depth of 212.4 km (132 miles). Geoscience Australia is reporting Mwp7.9 at a depth of 200 km (124 miles). According to the...

July 29, 2016