A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 245 km ESE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (152 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 19/03/17 / 2017-03-19 06:14:55 / March 19, 2017 @ 6:14 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us20008t52. Unique identifier: us20008t52. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 159.3229 East, latitude 49.8638 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:14:55 / 5:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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: 245 km ESE of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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