A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 42 km SE of Esso, Russia (26 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 273.29 km (170 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 16/10/15 / 2015-10-16 06:38:25 / October 16, 2015 @ 6:38 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 273.29 km, 159.1921° East, 55.6709° North. Unique identifier: us10003p25. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003p25. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:38:25 / 6:38 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 42 km SE of Esso, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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