A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 88 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (55 miles) on Saturday. Event id: us2000dbiz. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000dbiz. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 155.6612 East, latitude 49.9391 North, depth = 66.44 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/18 / 2018-03-03 00:45:24 / March 3, 2018 @ 12:45 am. The temblor was reported at 10:45:24 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 66.44 km (41 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 88 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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