A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 134 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (83 miles). Exact location, longitude 155.1078° East, latitude 49.6592° North, depth = 110.3 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:17:25 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/01/16 / 2016-01-22 01:17:25 / January 22, 2016 @ 1:17 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us20004v2l. Unique identifier: us20004v2l. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 110.3 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 134 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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