A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 197 km SW of Vostok, Russia (122 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 10:11:30 / March 5, 2017 @ 10:11 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 422.54 km (263 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100088nw. Id of event: us100088nw. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 146.9236 East, latitude 47.7254 North, depth = 422.54 km. The temblor was detected at 20:11:30 / 8:11 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 197 km SW of Vostok, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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