A major earthquake magnitude 7.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 201 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (125 miles). The 7.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:34:13 / 10:34 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has been issued near Nikol’skoye in Russia (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009x42. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: at00ot9dh6, pt17198005, us20009x42. Exact location of event, longitude 168.8587 East, latitude 54.4673 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 23:34:13 / July 17, 2017 @ 11:34 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 7.0 to 7.9 may cause serious damage. Each year there are an estimated 15 major quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 201 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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