A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 88 kilometers (55 miles) from Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 116.04 km (72 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 161.0671 East, latitude 56.1144 North, depth = 116.04 km. Event id: us20006gp8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20006gp8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/16 / 2016-07-17 12:38:38 / July 17, 2016 @ 12:38 pm. The temblor was detected at 00:38:38 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 27 km (17 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Klyuchi.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 88 km W of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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