A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 232 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (144 miles). The 5.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:39:16 / 1:39 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 169.277 East, latitude 54.3315 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 02:39:16 / July 28, 2017 @ 2:39 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a21g. Unique identifier: us2000a21g.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 232 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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