A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 235 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (146 miles) on Tuesday. Unique identifier: us20009z4w. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009z4w. 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). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 169.24° East, 54.2192° North. Global time and date of event 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 07:10:47 / July 18, 2017 @ 7:10 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 18:10:47 / 6:10 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 235 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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