A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 60 km NNE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (37 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008ddm. Unique identifier: us10008ddm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 162.7727 East, latitude 56.7469 North, depth = 35.7 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.7 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 09:24:55 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/03/17 / 2017-03-30 21:24:55 / March 30, 2017 @ 9:24 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 60 km NNE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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