A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 239 km ENE of Kuril’sk, Russia (149 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 150.7042 East, latitude 46.0973 North, depth = 85.83 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/12/17 / 2017-12-01 07:11:23 / December 1, 2017 @ 7:11 am. Id of earthquake: us2000c20j. Event ids that are associated: us2000c20j. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 85.83 km (53 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 18:11:23 / 6:11 pm (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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 239 km ENE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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