A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 185 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (115 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:23:01 / 10:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 11:23:01 / July 17, 2017 @ 11:23 am. Unique identifier: us20009wwq. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009wwq. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 168.6913° East, 54.6063° North, depth 10 km.
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 three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
Did you feel it?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 185 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.