A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 98.48 km, 151.4929° East, 46.5769° North. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:22:11 / 8:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a0rm. Id of event: us2000a0rm. 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: 19/07/17 / 2017-07-19 10:22:11 / July 19, 2017 @ 10:22 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 98.48 km (61 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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