A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 69 km E of Nikol’skoye, Russia (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:02:39 / 5:02 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 06:02:39 / July 18, 2017 @ 6:02 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009xb7. Event ids that are associated: us20009xb7. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 167.0849° East, 55.2495° North.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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