A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Terney in Russia on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 355.97 km (221 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 136.9012° East, 45.4129° North, depth 355.97 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/07/17 / 2017-07-15 10:47:26 / July 15, 2017 @ 10:47 am. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:47:26 / 8:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009wji. Unique identifier: us20009wji.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Plastun (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 87 km (54 miles) from Plastun (c. 6 100 pop). Nearby country/countries, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 46 km NNE of Terney, Russia.
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