A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 42 km SSE of Kuril’sk, Russia (26 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 107.05 km (67 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 06:52:51 / 6:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 148.0265° East, 44.8687° North, depth 107.05 km. Id of earthquake: us2000dc4z. Event ids that are associated: us2000dc4z. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 19:52:51 / March 4, 2018 @ 7:52 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 42 km SSE of Kuril’sk, Russia.
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