A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 227 km SSW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (141 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004xvh. Unique identifier: us20004xvh. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 72.69 km (45 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 06:28:14 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 161.5888° East, 54.249° North, depth 72.69 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/16 / 2016-02-04 19:28:14 / February 4, 2016 @ 7:28 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 227 km SSW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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