A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 175 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (109 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:21:47 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter). 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: us100072xq. Id of event: us100072xq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/10/16 / 2016-10-29 09:21:47 / October 29, 2016 @ 9:21 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.29 km (34 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 150.1096 East, latitude 45.1571 North, depth = 54.29 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 175 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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