A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 58 km NNW of Tilichiki, Russia (36 miles). Id of earthquake: us20008s9z. Event ids that are associated: us20008s9z. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:17:19 / 3:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 165.5867 East, latitude 60.926 North, depth = 16.55 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/03/17 / 2017-03-15 15:17:19 / March 15, 2017 @ 3:17 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.55 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 58 km NNW of Tilichiki, Russia.
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