A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 97 km NE of Ozernovskiy, Russia (60 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:38:51 / 9:38 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 21:38:51 / April 17, 2017 @ 9:38 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008ige. Id of event: us10008ige. Exact location of event, depth 129.28 km, 157.3763° East, 52.1957° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 129.28 km (80 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 97 km NE of Ozernovskiy, Russia.
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