A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 12 km SE of Beringovskiy, Russia (7 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/08/17 / 2017-08-21 20:52:23 / August 21, 2017 @ 8:52 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aae0. Unique identifier: us2000aae0. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 179.4879° East, 62.9682° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:52:23 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km SE of Beringovskiy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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