A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 172 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (107 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:09:28 / 10:09 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 167.9914° East, latitude 54.1617° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009z0d. Unique identifier: us20009z0d. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 11:09:28 / July 17, 2017 @ 11:09 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 172 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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