A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 121 km SSE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia (75 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/05/17 / 2017-05-17 10:28:20 / May 17, 2017 @ 10:28 am. The temblor was picked up at 21:28:20 / 9:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 51.81 km (32 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 159.5898° East, 52.118° North, depth 51.81 km. Event id: us10008t00. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008t00.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 eleven 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 121 km SSE of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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