A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) was reported 89 km W of Nikol’skoye, Russia (55 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude 164.5815 East, latitude 55.2253 North, depth = 37.63 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:31:01 / 9:31 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.63 km (23 miles). Unique identifier: us10007c5y. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007c5y. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/11/16 / 2016-11-24 22:31:01 / November 24, 2016 @ 10:31 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km W of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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