A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, north of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 09:46:50 / May 13, 2017 @ 9:46 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us10008s53. Unique identifier: us10008s53. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 98.2575° East, 84.8675° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:46:50 / 9:46 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: north of Severnaya Zemlya. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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