A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 36 km NNE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (22 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude 166.2716° East, latitude 55.4842° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us2000cp5e. Event ids that are associated: us2000cp5e. The temblor was detected at 15:02:21 / 3:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/01/18 / 2018-01-25 03:02:21 / January 25, 2018 @ 3:02 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 36 km NNE of Nikol’skoye, Russia.
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