A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 74 km SE of Ozernovskiy, Russia (46 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 79.79 km (50 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 157.2744 East, latitude 51.0243 North, depth = 79.79 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:50:07 / 1:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/04/16 / 2016-04-16 13:50:07 / April 16, 2016 @ 1:50 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us20005j0a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005j0a.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 74 km SE of Ozernovskiy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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