A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 205 km NNW of Kuril’sk, Russia (127 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 14:11:52 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 324.66 km (202 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 146.6103 East, latitude 46.8594 North, depth = 324.66 km. Event id: us10004r9r. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004r9r. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/02/16 / 2016-02-20 04:11:52 / February 20, 2016 @ 4:11 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 205 km NNW of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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