A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 74 km NE of Ozernovskiy, Russia (46 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 19:00:12 / 7:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/08/17 / 2017-08-29 07:00:12 / August 29, 2017 @ 7:00 am. Id of earthquake: us2000acrz. Event ids that are associated: us2000acrz. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 144.5 km (90 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 157.122 East, latitude 52.0498 North, depth = 144.5 km.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 74 km NE of Ozernovskiy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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