A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 44 km NE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (27 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a6du. Id of event: us2000a6du. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 14:38:43 / August 9, 2017 @ 2:38 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 01:38:43 / 1:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 166.4913 East, latitude 55.4727 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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: 44 km NE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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