A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 186 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (116 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 06/09/16 / 2016-09-06 12:58:10 / September 6, 2016 @ 12:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 34.92 km, 168.4848° East, 54.3452° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34.92 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:58:10 / 11:58 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10006me1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006me1.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 186 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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