A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 186 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (116 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/16 / 2016-09-07 22:20:46 / September 7, 2016 @ 10:20 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 09:20:46 / 9:20 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006mw6. Id of event: us10006mw6. Exact location, longitude 168.6629° East, latitude 54.5285° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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