A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 162 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (101 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:38:08 / 11:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 168.2991 East, latitude 54.5927 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/09/16 / 2016-09-05 23:38:08 / September 5, 2016 @ 11:38 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006kqj. Id of event: us10006kqj.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 162 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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