A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km E of Shikotan, Russia (63 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/06/17 / 2017-06-28 12:07:30 / June 28, 2017 @ 12:07 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.02 km (30 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 147.9743° East, 43.7155° North, depth 49.02 km. Id of earthquake: us20009q32. Event ids that are associated: us20009q32. The 5.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:07:30 / 10:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate 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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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