A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 162 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (101 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.86 km (32 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 156.0027° East, 49.2169° North, depth 50.86 km. The temblor was picked up at 17:16:51 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/05/17 / 2017-05-30 07:16:51 / May 30, 2017 @ 7:16 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20009ky8. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009ky8.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two and in the last 365 days seventeen 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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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: 162 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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