A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 111 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (69 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:59:40 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us20009yp4. Event ids that are associated: us20009yp4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 167.6546 East, latitude 54.8824 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/07/17 / 2017-07-20 22:59:40 / July 20, 2017 @ 10:59 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 111 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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