A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 233 km SSE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (145 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:58:21 / 5:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 12/04/16 / 2016-04-12 18:58:21 / April 12, 2016 @ 6:58 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 160.479 East, latitude 51.2709 North, depth = 33.28 km. Unique identifier: us20005hjv. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005hjv. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 33.28 km (21 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 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 earthquakes 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: 233 km SSE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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