A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 44 km ENE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (27 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:37:54 / 9:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 166.6032° East, latitude 55.3943° North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 22:37:54 / July 28, 2017 @ 10:37 pm. Unique identifier: us2000a2e8. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a2e8. 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).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. 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: 44 km ENE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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