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Light earthquake, 4.1 mag strikes near Nikol’skoye in Russia

Earthquake location 54.0435S, 168.939WA light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 229 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (142 miles) on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 04:10:50 / 4:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35.13 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 17:10:50 / July 25, 2017 @ 5:10 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 168.939 East, latitude 54.0435 North, depth = 35.13 km. Unique identifier: us2000a28c. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a28c.

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 229 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 168.939° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 54.0435° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 35.13 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 229km ESE of Nikol'skoye, Russia Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-07-25 17:10:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-08-24 16:26:06 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 660 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 259 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 3.358 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.71 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 140 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000a28c Id of event.
Event Code 2000a28c An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000a28c, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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