A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Aktash in Russia. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 87.9127° East, 50.085° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/09/15 / 2015-09-30 09:50:46 / September 30, 2015 @ 9:50 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:50:46 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10003j2e. Event ids that are associated: us10003j2e.
Country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Kosh-Agach (c. 5 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kosh-Agach (min 5000 pop).
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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