A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 238 km SW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (148 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000bj6x. Unique identifier: us1000bj6x. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 206.07 km (128 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 153.4847° East, latitude 49.3681° North, depth = 206.07 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/17 / 2017-11-30 04:24:28 / November 30, 2017 @ 4:24 am. The 4.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:24:28 / 2:24 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 238 km SW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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