A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Komandorskiye Ostrova, Russia region (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 169.5247° East, 54.1703° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 00:42:30 / July 18, 2017 @ 12:42 am UTC/GMT. 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) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009z4m. Id of event: us20009z4m. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:42:30 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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