A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 145 km SE of Kuril’sk, Russia (90 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/03/17 / 2017-03-24 04:32:34 / March 24, 2017 @ 4:32 am. Id of earthquake: us10008di4. Event ids that are associated: us10008di4. The epicenter was at a depth of 54.99 km (34 miles). The temblor was detected at 14:32:34 / 2:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 148.9372 East, latitude 44.1572 North, depth = 54.99 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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