A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 137 km SSE of Esso, Russia (85 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 131.21 km (82 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/09/17 / 2017-09-22 05:04:04 / September 22, 2017 @ 5:04 am. Exact location of event, depth 131.21 km, 159.4959° East, 54.788° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000at0v. Id of event: us2000at0v. The temblor was picked up at 17:04:04 / 5:04 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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