A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 89 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (55 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: us10008ddx. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008ddx. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 42.97 km (27 miles). Global time and date of event 30/03/17 / 2017-03-30 22:03:40 / March 30, 2017 @ 10:03 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:03:40 / 10:03 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 162.739 East, latitude 57.0166 North, depth = 42.97 km.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 89 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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