A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 99 km N of Yelizovo, Russia (62 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009w3p. Id of event: us20009w3p. Exact location of earthquake, 158.5009° East, 54.0824° North, depth 152.69 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 152.69 km (95 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 07:12:00 / 7:12 am (local time epicenter). 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: 13/07/17 / 2017-07-13 19:12:00 / July 13, 2017 @ 7:12 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 99 km N of Yelizovo, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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