A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 86 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (53 miles). Exact location of event, depth 59.42 km, 156.1544° East, 49.9016° North. Id of earthquake: us2000bucg. Event ids that are associated: us2000bucg. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/17 / 2017-11-25 19:21:35 / November 25, 2017 @ 7:21 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.42 km (37 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 05:21:35 / 5:21 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 two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 86 km S of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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