A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 235 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (146 miles). The temblor was picked up at 10:49:29 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 19.78 km, 169.32° East, 54.3166° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 23:49:29 / July 17, 2017 @ 11:49 pm. Event id: us20009x4l. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009x4l. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.78 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
How would you describe the shaking?
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 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: 235 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.