A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 196 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (122 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009z0n. Unique identifier: us20009z0n. Exact location, longitude 168.7266° East, latitude 54.4053° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 14:41:34 / July 17, 2017 @ 2:41 pm. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:41:34 / 1:41 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 196 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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