A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 198 km NE of Kuril’sk, Russia (123 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008jax. Id of event: us10008jax. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/04/17 / 2017-04-14 04:09:34 / April 14, 2017 @ 4:09 am. The temblor was picked up at 14:09:34 / 2:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 149.4062° East, 46.6659° North, depth 149.36 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 149.36 km (93 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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