A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) strikes 44 km NNE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (27 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a9ac. Unique identifier: us2000a9ac. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 166.351° East, 55.5337° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 17:20:32 / 5:20 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/17 / 2017-08-18 06:20:32 / August 18, 2017 @ 6:20 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-three 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 44 km NNE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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