A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 220 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia (137 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:25:24 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20005y3d. Ids that are associated to the event: us20005y3d. 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 173.56 km (108 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/16 / 2016-05-26 13:25:24 / May 26, 2016 @ 1:25 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 150.2476 East, latitude 46.3234 North, depth = 173.56 km.
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 eleven 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. 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: 220 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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