A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 118 km S of Vostok, Russia (73 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 14:02:01 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/01/17 / 2017-01-09 04:02:01 / January 9, 2017 @ 4:02 am. Exact location, longitude 148.6543° East, latitude 47.8673° North, depth = 365.03 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 365.03 km (227 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007vhk. Id of event: us10007vhk.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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