A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km SSE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (61 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, 163.2492° East, 55.4608° North, depth 42.25 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 11:23:35 / August 14, 2017 @ 11:23 am. The temblor was picked up at 22:23:35 / 10:23 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.25 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a9dy. Unique identifier: us2000a9dy.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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