A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 90 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (56 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 11:26:03 / 11:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 162.3535° East, latitude 57.0415° North, depth = 35 km. Event id: us10008ihe. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008ihe. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/04/17 / 2017-04-17 23:26:03 / April 17, 2017 @ 11:26 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each 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 two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 90 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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