A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 265 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia (165 miles) on Friday. Event id: us20005kmp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005kmp. Exact location, longitude 150.5646° East, latitude 46.7136° North, depth = 192.81 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:27:51 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/04/16 / 2016-04-21 20:27:51 / April 21, 2016 @ 8:27 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 192.81 km (120 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 265 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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