A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 117 km WSW of Druzhina, Russia (73 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.1 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/09/17 / 2017-09-15 23:13:15 / September 15, 2017 @ 11:13 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 142.8941 East, latitude 67.6909 North, depth = 14.1 km. Event id: us2000anvi. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000anvi. The temblor was picked up at 10:13:15 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter).
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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 117 km WSW of Druzhina, Russia.
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