A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes 123 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia (76 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 149.1773° East, latitude 44.6105° North, depth = 43.28 km. The temblor was detected at 15:51:32 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000clqr. Id of event: us2000clqr. Global time and date of event 20/01/18 / 2018-01-20 05:51:32 / January 20, 2018 @ 5:51 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 43.28 km (27 miles).
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 twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 123 km ESE of Kuril’sk, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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