A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 210 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (130 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 15:37:42 / July 18, 2017 @ 3:37 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us20009z8c. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009z8c. The temblor was picked up at 02:37:42 / 2:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 169.035 East, latitude 54.492 North, depth = 10 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days fourty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 210 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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