A earthquake magnitude 6.6 (ml/mb) strikes 78 kilometers (48 miles) from Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 162.734 East, latitude 56.9205 North, depth = 22.83 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/03/17 / 2017-03-29 04:09:24 / March 29, 2017 @ 4:09 am. The temblor was reported at 16:09:24 / 4:09 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.83 km (14 miles). Id of earthquake: us20008vhl. Event ids that are associated: pt17088050, at00onk67q, us20008vhl.
Epicenter of the event was 133 km (83 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Close country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Klyuchi (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas.
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