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Light earthquake, 4.5 mag was detected near Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia

Earthquake location 56.1417S, 160.6949WA light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 111 kilometers (69 miles) from Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy in Russia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 160.6949° East, latitude 56.1417° North, depth = 174.66 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 174.66 km (109 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009w6z. Unique identifier: us20009w6z. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:12:26 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 01:12:26 / July 14, 2017 @ 1:12 am UTC/GMT.

Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Klyuchi (min 5000 pop).

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 have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 111 km W of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.5 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 160.6949° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 56.1417° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 174.66 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 111km W of Ust'-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-07-14 01:12:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-07-14 01:28:07 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 720 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 312 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 3.343 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.77 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 94 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 us20009w6z Id of event.
Event Code 20009w6z An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us20009w6z, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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