A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 91 km N of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (57 miles) on Saturday. Unique identifier: us20009pf5. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009pf5. Exact location of event, depth 38.1 km, 162.6742° East, 57.0416° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/06/17 / 2017-06-24 02:12:43 / June 24, 2017 @ 2:12 am. The temblor was detected at 14:12:43 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.1 km (24 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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