A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 86 km ENE of Nordvik, Russia (53 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 114.0173° East, 74.4182° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008lpv. Unique identifier: us20008lpv. The temblor was reported at 15:47:12 / 3:47 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/02/17 / 2017-02-23 07:47:12 / February 23, 2017 @ 7:47 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 86 km ENE of Nordvik, Russia.
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