A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, North of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 16:55:13 / February 22, 2018 @ 4:55 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:55:13 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 86.1626 East, latitude 85.533 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000d6fm. Unique identifier: us2000d6fm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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