A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 149 km S of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia (93 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 23:38:35 / 11:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 39.31 km (24 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 162.8708° East, 54.9053° North, depth 39.31 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 12:38:35 / September 4, 2017 @ 12:38 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000afju. Unique identifier: us2000afju.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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: 149 km S of Ust’-Kamchatsk Staryy, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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