A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 110 kilometers (68 miles) from Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia on Wednesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/12/16 / 2016-12-14 02:47:21 / December 14, 2016 @ 2:47 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 135.53 km (84 miles). Id of earthquake: us10007m13. Event ids that are associated: us10007m13. The temblor was reported at 14:47:21 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 160.6894° East, 56.2567° North, depth 135.53 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Klyuchi (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 12 km (7 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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