A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, North of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/10/16 / 2016-10-22 18:47:19 / October 22, 2016 @ 6:47 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us20007g4h. Event ids that are associated: us20007g4h. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 84.2244 East, latitude 85.6051 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:47:19 / 12:47 am (local time epicenter).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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