A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 67 km ENE of Vostok, Russia (42 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/11/17 / 2017-11-24 07:31:14 / November 24, 2017 @ 7:31 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000btu7. Unique identifier: us2000btu7. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 387.56 km (241 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 149.8006° East, latitude 49.0351° North, depth = 387.56 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:31:14 / 5:31 pm (local time epicenter).
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. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 67 km ENE of Vostok, Russia.
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