A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 84 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (52 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/08/17 / 2017-08-19 16:14:55 / August 19, 2017 @ 4:14 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 39.68 km (25 miles). Exact location of event, depth 39.68 km, 163.8316° East, 56.1298° North. The temblor was picked up at 03:14:55 / 3:14 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000a9rg. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a9rg.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km E of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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