A light earthquake with magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 71 km ESE of Ozernovskiy, Russia (44 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:05:18 / 5:05 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004ulw. Unique identifier: us20004ulw. Global time and date of event 26/01/16 / 2016-01-26 05:05:18 / January 26, 2016 @ 5:05 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 70.57 km (44 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 157.4243° East, 51.1966° North, depth 70.57 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 71 km ESE of Ozernovskiy, Russia.
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