A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 81 km NE of Tilichiki, Russia (50 miles). Global time and date of event 06/03/17 / 2017-03-06 17:30:49 / March 6, 2017 @ 5:30 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us100087br. Event ids that are associated: us100087br. Exact location, longitude 167.2471° East, latitude 60.9293° North, depth = 10.16 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.16 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:30:49 / 5:30 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km NE of Tilichiki, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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