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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag has occurred near Vostok in Russia



Earthquake location 48.3093S, 152.329WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 261 km ESE of Vostok, Russia (162 miles). Exact location, longitude 152.329° East, latitude 48.3093° North, depth = 173.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 173.6 km (108 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:28:59 / 1:28 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100095lf. Id of event: us100095lf. Global time and date of event 30/06/17 / 2017-06-30 15:28:59 / June 30, 2017 @ 3:28 pm UTC/GMT.

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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 261 km ESE of Vostok, Russia.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 152.329° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 48.3093° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 173.6 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 261km ESE of Vostok, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-06-30 15:28:59 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-06-30 18:19:39 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 259 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 5.891 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.84 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 153 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us100095lf Id of event.
Event Code 100095lf An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us100095lf, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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