A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 17 km ENE of Novyy Uoyan, Russia (11 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:31:47 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20005001. Event ids that are associated: us20005001. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 20:31:47 / February 13, 2016 @ 8:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.64 km (13 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 111.9763 East, latitude 56.1951 North, depth = 21.64 km.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 17 km ENE of Novyy Uoyan, Russia.
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