A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 296 km WNW of Ozernovskiy, Russia (184 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 491.61 km (305 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us20009yhp. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009yhp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 02:10:12 / 2:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/07/17 / 2017-07-20 16:10:12 / July 20, 2017 @ 4:10 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 152.5245 East, latitude 52.5125 North, depth = 491.61 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 296 km WNW of Ozernovskiy, Russia.
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