A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 193 km SE of Esso, Russia (120 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 160.4944 East, latitude 54.5258 North, depth = 133.74 km. Event id: us2000dblw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dblw. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 133.74 km (83 miles) below the earth’s surface. 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: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 09:26:10 / March 3, 2018 @ 9:26 am. The temblor was picked up at 21:26:10 / 9:26 pm (local time epicenter).
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 193 km SE of Esso, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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