A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, North of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles). Event id: us20009l51. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009l51. Exact location of event, longitude 104.0155 East, latitude 84.6595 North, depth = 10 km. 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 temblor was picked up at 00:20:40 / 12:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 17:20:40 / June 7, 2017 @ 5:20 pm UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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