A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Kuril Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000btfx. Unique identifier: us2000btfx. The temblor was detected at 19:05:30 / 7:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.38 km (24 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/11/17 / 2017-11-23 09:05:30 / November 23, 2017 @ 9:05 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 152.742 East, latitude 46.7696 North, depth = 38.38 km.
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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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