A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 55 km N of Nikol’skoye, Russia (34 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:56:38 / 1:56 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000cp5p. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000cp5p. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 166.129° East, 55.6836° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 02:56:38 / January 25, 2018 @ 2:56 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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