A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia kilometers (0 miles) from Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/07/17 / 2017-07-13 16:45:42 / July 13, 2017 @ 4:45 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 142.06 km (88 miles). Exact location, longitude 160.6129° East, latitude 55.5635° North, depth = 142.06 km. The temblor was detected at 16:45:42 / 4:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us20009y0r. Unique identifier: us20009y0r. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Klyuchi (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Klyuchi (c. 10 000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Russia (c. 140 702 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia.
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