A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 93 km S of Kuril’sk, Russia (58 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 09:38:56 / September 10, 2017 @ 9:38 am UTC/GMT. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:38:56 / 7:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 89.5 km (56 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 147.742 East, latitude 44.4006 North, depth = 89.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000artp. Unique identifier: us2000artp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 93 km S of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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