A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km N of Provideniya, Russia (36 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 05:32:59 / 5:32 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000biwc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000biwc. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -173.1885° West, 64.9019° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 17:32:59 / November 5, 2017 @ 5:32 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 four 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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