A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 56 km NE of Novyy Uoyan, Russia (35 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006pe4. Id of event: us10006pe4. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:56:33 / 11:56 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 112.365° East, 56.5133° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/09/16 / 2016-09-14 03:56:33 / September 14, 2016 @ 3:56 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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: 56 km NE of Novyy Uoyan, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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