A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 43 km NE of Nikol’skoye, Russia (27 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/01/18 / 2018-01-28 00:34:44 / January 28, 2018 @ 12:34 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:34:44 / 11:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 166.3895 East, latitude 55.5098 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000cqi0. Id of event: us2000cqi0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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: 43 km NE of Nikol’skoye, Russia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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