A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (57 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008g1f. Id of event: us10008g1f. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/04/17 / 2017-04-09 10:50:06 / April 9, 2017 @ 10:50 am. Exact location, longitude 162.7291° East, latitude 57.0418° North, depth = 38.54 km. The temblor was picked up at 22:50:06 / 10:50 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 38.54 km (24 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 91 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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