A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 35 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (22 miles) on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bkz1. Unique identifier: us2000bkz1. Exact location of earthquake, 155.8863° East, 50.4024° North, depth 117.96 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/17 / 2017-10-31 14:23:57 / October 31, 2017 @ 2:23 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 117.96 km (73 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:23:57 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter).
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 35 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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