A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 235 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (146 miles). 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). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/07/17 / 2017-07-18 22:25:26 / July 18, 2017 @ 10:25 pm. The temblor was reported at 09:25:26 / 9:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 169.1399° East, 54.1171° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009z70. Id of event: us20009z70.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days sixty-one and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 235 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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