A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 150 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (93 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 74.68 km (46 miles). Exact location, longitude 155.2156° East, latitude 49.4599° North, depth = 74.68 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:23:40 / 6:23 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 20:23:40 / January 7, 2016 @ 8:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10004c7b. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004c7b.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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