A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 299 km E of Vostok, Russia (186 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:18:12 / 1:18 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007wmu. Id of event: us10007wmu. Exact location of earthquake, 152.8963° East, 48.4115° North, depth 159.96 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 159.96 km (99 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/02/17 / 2017-02-01 15:18:12 / February 1, 2017 @ 3:18 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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