A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 184 km SSW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (114 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a6cy. Id of event: us2000a6cy. The temblor was detected at 10:50:23 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 04/08/17 / 2017-08-04 22:50:23 / August 4, 2017 @ 10:50 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 161.8332 East, latitude 54.6097 North, depth = 35 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 184 km SSW of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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