A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:41:41 / 5:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007mlu. Id of event: us10007mlu. Exact location, longitude 151.7687° East, latitude 45.64° North, depth = 35 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/12/16 / 2016-12-25 07:41:41 / December 25, 2016 @ 7:41 am.
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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