A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 167 km ENE of Chara, Russia (104 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:27:05 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/12/15 / 2015-12-04 13:27:05 / December 4, 2015 @ 1:27 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.5 km (13 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 120.6757 East, latitude 57.6537 North, depth = 20.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us100043ar. Unique identifier: us100043ar.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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