A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 68 km NNE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (42 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:28:04 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 51.18 km, 162.8565° East, 56.8039° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 51.18 km (32 miles). Id of earthquake: us10008fak. Event ids that are associated: us10008fak. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/17 / 2017-04-06 21:28:04 / April 6, 2017 @ 9:28 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km NNE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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