A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes North of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles) on Wednesday. Event id: us10004c4j. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004c4j. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:00:34 / 7:00 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 107.6411 East, latitude 84.3324 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 06/01/16 / 2016-01-06 00:00:34 / January 6, 2016 @ 12:00 am UTC/GMT.
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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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