A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, Komandorskiye Ostrova, Russia region (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:31:07 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 34.65 km (22 miles). Id of earthquake: us100086vq. Event ids that are associated: us100086vq. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/03/17 / 2017-03-03 23:31:07 / March 3, 2017 @ 11:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 168.0497 East, latitude 54.7632 North, depth = 34.65 km.
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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