A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 57 km NNW of Provideniya, Russia (35 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 16 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/12/17 / 2017-12-01 07:47:41 / December 1, 2017 @ 7:47 am. Id of earthquake: ak17464432. Event ids that are associated: ak17464432. Exact location of earthquake, -173.8165° West, 64.8493° North, depth 16 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:47:41 / 7:47 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 57 km NNW of Provideniya, Russia.
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