Earthquakes on the Northern Mariana IslandsOn the Northern Mariana Islands there are partly large earthquakes with strengths of more than 7.0, which cause damages within a radius of over 100 kilometers. Due to the special tectonic situation of the country, there are more earthquakes than average.
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Earthquakes on the Northern Mariana Islands since 1950The strongest earthquake on the Northern Mariana Islands happened on 07/29/2016 in the region Northern Mariana Islands with a magnitude of 7.7 on the Richter scale.
|07/29/2016||Northern Mariana Islands||14 km||7.7||0|
|05/29/2010||Anatahan Region, N. Mariana Islands||50 km||4.4||0|
|04/05/1990||Saipan; Guam||35 km||7.5||0|
These statistics are based on datas from the National Geophysical Data Center / World Data Service (NGDC/WDS): Significant Earthquake Database. doi:10.7289/V5TD9V7K. Several data have been summarized and translated.