A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 237 km E of Iul’tin, Russia (147 miles). Exact location, longitude -173.1596° West, latitude 67.6122° North, depth = 21.03 km. Unique identifier: us2000aj59. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aj59. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.03 km (13 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 temblor was detected at 15:24:44 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 03:24:44 / September 10, 2017 @ 3:24 am.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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