A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 87 km ENE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (54 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 163.8018° East, 56.495° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:03:31 / 3:03 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/08/17 / 2017-08-19 16:03:31 / August 19, 2017 @ 4:03 pm. Event id: us2000abb8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000abb8.
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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 87 km ENE of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia.
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