A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). Event id: us2000cia9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cia9. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/12/17 / 2017-12-27 01:06:29 / December 27, 2017 @ 1:06 am. Exact location of event, longitude 153.1096 East, latitude 48.6967 North, depth = 148.69 km. 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 148.69 km (92 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:06:29 / 11:06 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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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