A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, Kuril Islands (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000d9k5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000d9k5. The temblor was reported at 16:00:52 / 4:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/03/18 / 2018-03-01 06:00:52 / March 1, 2018 @ 6:00 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 154.2118 East, latitude 48.2511 North, depth = 73.73 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 73.73 km (46 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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