A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 85 km W of Nikol’skoye, Russia (53 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/12/16 / 2016-12-22 06:06:04 / December 22, 2016 @ 6:06 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007lxb. Id of event: us10007lxb. The temblor was reported at 17:06:04 / 5:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 164.6543° East, 55.1569° North, depth 32.99 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.99 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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