A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 215 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (134 miles) on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 168.7417° East, 54.0988° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aexy. Unique identifier: us2000aexy. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:21:17 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 08:21:17 / September 3, 2017 @ 8:21 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 215 km ESE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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