A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 201 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (125 miles). Unique identifier: us20008kxl. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008kxl. Exact location of earthquake, 161.197° East, 52.1052° North, depth 10 km. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:56:24 / 5:56 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/02/17 / 2017-02-08 18:56:24 / February 8, 2017 @ 6:56 pm.
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. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 201 km ESE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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