A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 126 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (78 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 160.0704 East, latitude 52.3015 North, depth = 49.25 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/02/16 / 2016-02-09 08:38:35 / February 9, 2016 @ 8:38 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:38:35 / 7:38 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20004zr1. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004zr1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.25 km (31 miles).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 126 km SE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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