A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 100 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (62 miles) on Thursday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:17:17 / 7:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.38 km (19 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004e5a. Id of event: us10004e5a. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/01/16 / 2016-01-07 08:17:17 / January 7, 2016 @ 8:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 164.0929 East, latitude 56.2022 North, depth = 31.38 km.
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 100 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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