A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 20 km NNW of Chara, Russia (12 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/16 / 2016-09-10 00:03:46 / September 10, 2016 @ 12:03 am. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:03:46 / 8:03 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 118.1874° East, 57.0816° North, depth 10 km. Id of earthquake: us10006puj. Event ids that are associated: us10006puj. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 20 km NNW of Chara, Russia.
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