A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 114 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (71 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude 164.318 East, latitude 56.2962 North, depth = 31.71 km. Unique identifier: us10008u9c. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008u9c. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.71 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:42:20 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/05/17 / 2017-05-23 01:42:20 / May 23, 2017 @ 1:42 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 114 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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