A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 38 km NE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (24 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude 166.3636° East, latitude 55.4658° North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 16:05:32 / August 1, 2017 @ 4:05 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a5jr. Unique identifier: us2000a5jr. The temblor was picked up at 04:05:32 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 38 km NE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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