A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 211 km SE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (131 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 168.6042 East, latitude 54.0525 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:17:53 / 3:17 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20009z6i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009z6i. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 16:17:53 / July 18, 2017 @ 4:17 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days fifty-nine 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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