A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 97 kilometers (60 miles) from Esso in Russia. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:07:20 / 7:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 198.42 km (123 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/01/17 / 2017-01-16 19:07:20 / January 16, 2017 @ 7:07 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us10007tjn. Ids that are associated to the event: us10007tjn. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 160.077 East, latitude 55.5225 North, depth = 198.42 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Klyuchi. The epicenter was 101 km (63 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 97 km ESE of Esso, Russia.
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