A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 133 km SSE of Vilyuchinsk, Russia (83 miles) on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us2000a3n1. Event ids that are associated: us2000a3n1. Exact location of event, depth 34.87 km, 159.1052° East, 51.8114° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/07/17 / 2017-07-28 19:57:09 / July 28, 2017 @ 7:57 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.87 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:57:09 / 6:57 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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