A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 292 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia (181 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008un9. Unique identifier: us20008un9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/03/17 / 2017-03-25 20:28:24 / March 25, 2017 @ 8:28 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.01 km (25 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:28:24 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 151.59 East, latitude 45.5993 North, depth = 40.01 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Questions or comments?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 292 km E of Kuril’sk, Russia.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.