A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 280 km SW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (174 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us10008gfj. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008gfj. The temblor was detected at 13:45:19 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 132.52 km (82 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/04/17 / 2017-04-11 03:45:19 / April 11, 2017 @ 3:45 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 132.52 km, 153.3622° East, 48.9033° North.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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