A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Severomuysk in Russia. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 114.1065 East, latitude 55.8611 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/16 / 2016-11-22 11:37:12 / November 22, 2016 @ 11:37 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007be9. Id of event: us10007be9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:37:12 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Taksimo (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Taksimo (c. 10 400 pop).
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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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